Irish Orchestra

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1936

Roles Represented in DAHR: Musical group

Notes: Victor ledgers for 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 Minstrels

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-78466 10-in. 11/23/1933 Mulroy Bay Irish Orchestra ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio Musical group  
Victor BS-78467 10-in. 11/23/1933 Mulroy Bay Irish Orchestra ; John McGettigan Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio Musical group  
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-78472 10-in. 11/23/1933 Shoe the donkey Irish Orchestra ; John McGettigan Instrumental quintet Musical group  
Victor BS-78473 10-in. 11/23/1933 Katie Connor Irish Orchestra ; John McGettigan Instrumental quintet 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  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Irish Orchestra," accessed October 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/322569.

Irish Orchestra. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/322569.

"Irish Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/322569

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