112 Dónal ÓBrian- Donald O'Brien
Dónal ÓBrian - Donald O'Brien

The O'Brien Family Crest
The O'Brien Family Crest

The fact that Petrie obtained this air from Francis Kene indicates that it was collected in County Clare. Petrie's surmise that it was composed by Carolan is rather doubtful, but it is structurally similar to Mrs. O'Rourke.


Notations: Carolan, the Life and Times of a Irish Harper by Donal O'Sullivan
English translation by Frank Osborne, Kansas City, Missouri.
Compliments of Vivian and Jack Hennessey, IrishPage.com 2004
For phonetics consult the pocket dictionary Fóclóir Póca.

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