Light and Shade

The third album form the immensely popular group, it combines enthralling dance music with the singing of Len Graham. The group consists of Gerry O’Connor (fiddle), Len Graham (vocals, bodhrán, spoons), Máirtí`in O’Connor (accordion) and Garry O Briain (guitar, mandocello and keyboards).


1. Mad French; reels

2. The Brown Girl; song

3. The Sunflower; scottische

4. Nell Mulligan's & Upon St. Nicholas's Boat; jigs

5. The Cruel Wars; song

6. O'Donnell's Fancy, Get Up Old Woman and Shake Yourself, & The Star Above the Garter; slides

7. The Little Pack of Tailors; song and reel

8. Frank Quinn's & Peter McArdle's; highlands

9. The Factory Girl; song

10. Up in Smoke; reels

11. Young And Foolish; song

12. Munster Bacon, The Hawk & Paddy Kierce's; jigs

13. The Boys of Mullaghbawn; song

14. The Gypsy; hornpipe & reel



Garry Ó Briain; Guitar, Mandocello and Keyboards

Gerry O'Connor; Fiddle

Máirtín O'Connor; Accordion

Len Graham; Vocals, Bodhrán and Spoons

Produced by Skylark.

Engineered by Seán Devitt.

Recorded at STS, Dublin and Park House Studio, County Meath.