Christmas by the Hearth (CD)

Sean Keane

An exploration of the magic of Christmas through music and song. A selection of ten tracks, old and new, given a traditional Irish interpretation by Sean and his fellow instrumentalists. Featuring Sean on vocals, whistles and flute; Fergal Scahill on mandolin, fiddle, viola and guitar; Una NicLochlin on backing vocals and violin; Stephen Doherty on keyboards; Dave Mongan on piano; Pat Coyne on guitar and backing vocals; Johnny Varley on percussion; Jim Higgins on percussion. Also featuring Dolores Keane.


1 Ploughkeepsie (4.36)
2 Christmas By The Hearth (3.45)
3 Stay A While (4.22)
4 Like The First Time Its Christmas (3.59)
5 Ave Maria (3.34)
6 Beautiful Star Of Bethlehem (3.36)
7 Oh Holy Night (5.12)
8 What Child Is This? (2.37)
9 Silent Night (2.46)
10 The Mountains Of Pomeroy (2.55)