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1. Overture  (M. Erskine-M. Jones)  PRS-BMI     2:15   

2.  Mo Stóirín (M. Erskine-M. Jones-J. McCavitt- S. McCavitt)    PRS-BMI   3:23

      Courting song between the earl of Tyrone and Mabel Bagenal

3.  Mabel’s Requiem  (Erskine-Jones)  PRS-BMI   5:15   

     Funereal music reflecting on the tragic death of Mabel Bagenal

4. Bagenal’s March (Erskine-Jones)  PRS-BMI   2:00   

     Martial tune of Sir Henry Bagenal at the battle of the Yellow Ford, 1598

5. O’Neill’s Call (Erskine-Jones)  PRS-BMI   1:47   

    Martial instrumental of the earl of Tyrone's speech at the Yellow Ford

6. The Matachine  (Erskine-Jones)  PRS-BMI   2:46   

     Instrumental to accompany a traditional Irish sword dance

7. Imeacht na n-Iarlaí (The Flight of the Earls)           (Erskine-Jones-McCavitt) PRS-BMI     4:16   

     Lament about the Flight of the Earls

8. The Peacock’s Feather (Erskine-Jones)  PRS-BMI 3:38

     A ballad on the theme of Tyrone's departure from Ireland, 1607 

9. Lost Chieftains of Tyrconnell Erskine-Jones-McCavitt)  PRS-BMI   4:40

     Ballad about Red Hugh O'Donnell and his brother, Rory. 

10. Dice, Damsha Agus Uisce Baugh (Erskine-Jones-McCavitt) PRS-BMI   2:10   

      Bawdy song about traditional Irish pastimes; gambling, dance and drink

11. My Distant Homeland / Exiles’ Anthem (Erskine-Jones-McCavitt)  PRS-BMI   6:55   

       Plaintive song encapsulating the earl of Tyrone's thoughts at his passing in Rome.

12.  Farewell To Their Land  (Erskine-Jones)  PRS-BMI  3:31     

      Instrumental tune on the theme of exile 

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