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The McNamara Trio: Irish Hornpipe Medley: Riley's Hornpipe/Rights of Man/Red Haired Boy

We kick off 2022 with a recording by the McNamara Trio that's newly in the public domain in the United States. This set of hornpipes was recorded in 1922 and released on the Vocalion label (14420). The trio members - Limerick-born brothers Patrick and Thomas McNamara, along with Patrick's daughter Eileen on piano - were the inspiration behind the song "McNamara's Bands" (detailed here: wardirishmusicarchives.com/WIMA-Blog/T…as-Band.htm).

From the Ted McGraw Collection, McGraw 78 00-896.

Performers: The McNamara Trio, Patrick McNamara, Thomas McNamara, Daughter of Patrick, Eileen McNamara
Record Label and Issue Number: Vocalion 14420
Year: 1922
Collection: Ted McGraw Collection
WIMA ID: McGraw 78 00-896

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