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.

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 January 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/322569.

Irish Orchestra. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/322569.

"Irish Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 January 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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