Composed Thomas Connellan 1682
Harp solo - Level 3
Arranged Janet HARBISON
This strong majestic melody was composed by Thomas Connellan for Margaret, daughter of the 7th Earl of Clonricarde who became Lady Iveagh when she married in 1682.
Notated by Edward Bunting at the Belfast Harpers’ Assembly 1792. Published in in Edward Bunting’s Ancient Music of Ireland (arranged for piano) 1796.
Arranged for Harp Solo by Janet Harbison c 1978
Published (recorded) on Janet Harbison’s CD ‘O’Neill’s Harper’ (1985)