I’ll Sing You a Story — Songs from Ireland for Young People

Len Graham - I'll Sing You a Story

Recorded: 2012

Artist: Len Graham

Original Label: Cranagh Music

Len Graham as a collector and singer for some 50 years has gained an international reputation, not only as a singer, but for the breadth of his knowledge of Irish folk music. He has recorded over 20 highly-acclaimed albums; has performed at numerous Irish and international folk, literary and story-telling festivals, as well as appearing on many radio and television programmes.

In 1992, Len received the Cultural Traditions Awards from the Northern Ireland Community Relations Council and in 2002 he was honoured as the first recipient of the Irish television TG4 National Music Award for ‘Traditional Singer of the Year’.

In 2008 he received the US Irish Music Award and in 2011, the Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann Bardic Award.

Recorded at Mill Studios, Swords, Co. Dublin and Tumbleweed Studios, Dundalk, Co. Louth.

Cover painting – ‘The Singing Clown’ by Jack B. Yeats.

Photograph by Whit Wales.

Graphic design by Novatech Studios.

Songs.

  1. The False Knight
  2. Willie Taylor
  3. Morning Willie-O
  4. Taglioni
  5. My Love Nell
  6. Kitty Finnegan
  7. Fair Rosa
  8. Green Grows
  9. ‘Cause He Was a Fool
  10. Madam, I’m a Darlin’
  11. The Fox and the Hare
  12. The Doffin’ Mistress
  13. Here I Am Amongst You
  14. The Mule
  15. I’ll Tell Me Ma
  16. The Frost Is All Over

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