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Lady Wrixon

Posted by Bob Frost, written by Turlough O'Carolan


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Size: 3,146kb, uploaded 2/27/2010 2:33:04 AM
Genre: Fiddle/Celtic/Irish / Playing Style: Other

Lady Wrixon is another benefactress, but of uncertain time and place. There were no landed Wrixons outside of County Cork, a region visited by O Carolan before 1720. Possibly she was the wife of Benjamin Wrixon, Esq., of Ballygibblin. But no matter, it’s still a wonderful tune. Album: County Meath: An O Carolan Sojourn © 1998-2010 The Angel Band, all rights reserved. David Behm, Guitar; Cathryn Norris, Violin; Emery Hutchins, Concertina & Bodhran; Bob Paul. Hammered Dulcimer; Mary Paul, Celtic Harp; Bob Frost. 5-String Banjo; Mark Rockwood, Mandolin.

2 comments on “Lady Wrixon”

Saturday, February 27, 2010 @11:39:10 AM

What can I say You already know that this is a sweet and mighty play.......I love it

Bob Frost Says:
Saturday, February 27, 2010 @12:48:44 PM

Thanks, Elwood!

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