Stockton's Wing

Stockton's Wing: Take A Chance

  • Take A Chance
    • 1980 - TARA 3004 LP
  • The Very Best of Irish Jigs, Reels & Songs
  • Side One
    1. My Darling Asleep, Sonny Brogans (Jigs) [1]
    2. Boys of the Lough, Star of Munster (Reels)
    3. Cameron Highlander's [1]
    4. Take a Chance (Mike Hanrahan) [2]
    5. Bill Harte's, Going to the Well for Water (Jig & Slide)
  • Side Two
    1. Fiddler John (Allan Taylor) [2]
    2. The Frost Is All Over, Queen of the Rushes (Jigs)
    3. The Post Man (Tommy Hayes)
    4. Ten Thousand Miles [3]
    5. Austin Tierneys, Hughie Travers, Jenny's Chickens (Reels & Jigs) [1]

  • Stockton's Wing
    • Mike Hanrahan: Guitar and Vocals
    • Tommy Hayes: Bodhrán, Jew's Harp, Bones, Spoons
    • Paul Roche: Flute, Whistle, Low Whistle, Vocals
    • Maurice Lennon: Fiddle, Viola, Vocals
    • Kieran Hanrahan: Banjo, Mandolin, Bouzouki, Guitar, Harmonica
  • Musicians
    1. Tony Callanan: Guitars
    2. Maura O'Connell: Backing Vocals
    3. Philip Begley: Piano
  • Credits
    • Produced by P.J. Curtis
    • Arrangements: Stockton's Stockton's Wing and P.J. Curtis
    • All tracks Traditional, Arranged by Stockton's Wing & P.J. Curtis — unless otherwise noted.
    • Recorded at Lombard Sound Studios
    • Engineer: Philip Begley
    • Cover Painting by Willie Matthews
    • Design & Layout: Creative A.D.
    • We would like to take this opportunity to pay tribute to the following people:
      • Tom Barrett, Ben Lennon and Sonny Murray who have been instrumental in our musical development.
      • Tom Eustace and Bill McNamara, Two great Clare musicians with whom we have spent many hours playing and swopping tunes.
      • Fr. Joe McMahon, St. Flannan's College, Ennis for the use of the concert hall.
      • Brogan's Bar, Ennis for the back room!
    • Special thanks to:
      • Mick Barry, our soundman, Donal Lunny, Gerry O'Beirne and especially P.J. Curtis for his contribution to the arrangements.