Burnside Album Details

Various Artists, I AM OF IRELAND / Yeats in Song

I AM OF IRELAND/Yeats in Song is an entertaining new collection featuring 32 of Celtic and folk music’s leading artists (Fergal McAloon, Christine Collister, Cathy Jordan, John Doyle, Mick McAuley, Kevin Burke and many others). These musical settings to 24 poems by William Butler Yeats, widely considered Ireland’s greatest poet, were composed by Raymond Driver. The “stunningly beautiful” album (Irish American News) will find a lasting home amongst Celtic music fans and Yeats enthusiasts alike. “Some of Celtic music’s most distinctive voices” —Irish Music Magazine