Irish Minstrels

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: Musical group

Notes: Victor ledgers of 1933 identify the group as McGettigan and his Irish Orchestra; selections recorded in that session are credited variously on disc labels as Irish Orchestra and Irish Minstrels.

See Also: Irish Orchestra

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-78468 10-in. 11/23/1933 The roving Galway boy Irish Orchestra ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio Musical group  
Victor BS-78469 10-in. 11/23/1933 Norah Irish Orchestra ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio Musical group  
Victor BS-78470 10-in. 11/23/1933 Norah Irish Orchestra ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio Musical group  
Victor BS-78471 10-in. 11/23/1933 Londonderry on the banks of the Foyle Irish Orchestra ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio Musical group  
Victor BS-78474 10-in. 11/23/1933 Medley of reels Irish Orchestra ; John McGettigan Instrumental quintet Musical group  
Victor BS-78475 10-in. 11/23/1933 Sinn Féin amain Irish Orchestra ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio Musical group  
Victor BS-0372 10-in. 9/14/1936 Jackets green Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with violin and piano Musical group  
Victor BS-0373 10-in. 9/14/1936 Medley of hornpipes Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-0374 10-in. 9/14/1936 Martha, the flower of sweet Strabane Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with violin and piano Musical group  
Victor BS-0375 10-in. 9/14/1936 Medley of reels Irish Minstrels ; Dan Marquette ; Jimmy McDade ; John McGettigan Guitar and accordion duet, with instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-0376 10-in. 9/14/1936 The little three leaf shamrock from Glenore Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with violin and piano Musical group  
Victor BS-0377 10-in. 9/14/1936 Medley of highlands Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-0378 10-in. 9/14/1936 The hills of Glenswilly Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with violin and piano Musical group  
Victor BS-0379 10-in. 9/14/1936 Medley of jigs Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-0380 10-in. 9/14/1936 Sailing away from Ireland Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with violin and piano Musical group  
Victor BS-0381 10-in. 9/14/1936 The star of Donegal Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with violin and piano Musical group  
Victor BS-0382 10-in. 9/14/1936 Katie Connor Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-0383 10-in. 9/14/1936 Medley of polkas Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-06507 10-in. 3/22/1937 The bold Fenian men Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-06508 10-in. 3/22/1937 Old time medley of jigs Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental quintet Musical group  
Victor BS-06509 10-in. 3/22/1937 The three-leaf shamrock shone Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-06510 10-in. 3/22/1937 Medley of hornpipes Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Guitar and accordion duet Musical group  
Victor BS-06511 10-in. 3/22/1937 The maid of the Moorlough Shore Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-06512 10-in. 3/22/1937 Medley of reels Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-06513 10-in. 3/22/1937 The Fenian gun Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-06514 10-in. 3/22/1937 Medley of highlands Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-06515 10-in. 3/22/1937 Lovely Molly Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-06516 10-in. 3/22/1937 The blackbird and The job of journey work Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-024000 10-in. 3/24/1938 The dying rebel Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-024001 10-in. 3/24/1938 Ireland's 32 Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-024002 10-in. 3/24/1938 The banks of Kilrea Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-024003 10-in. 3/24/1938 Where the shamrocks still grow Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-024004 10-in. 3/24/1938 Erwin's lovely lee Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-024005 10-in. 3/24/1938 Medley of jigs Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-024006 10-in. 3/24/1938 Medley of highlands no. 1 Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-024007 10-in. 3/24/1938 Medley of reels Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-024008 10-in. 3/24/1938 Medley of highlands no. 2 Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor BS-024009 10-in. 3/24/1938 Medley of reels Irish Minstrels ; John McGettigan Instrumental ensemble Musical group  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Irish Minstrels," accessed December 5, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114062.

Irish Minstrels. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114062.

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