2016 is the second year I am without my mom for Mother’s Day. This is a tribute to her with Irish songs about mothers that she would have enjoyed.

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Mary Josephine Ryan

Bing Crosby & King’s Men performing Did Your Mother Come From Ireland (1940) written by Irving Berlin.  Bing Crosby was a favorite of my mom’s.

 

Did Your Mother Come From Ireland performed by Bing Crosby and written by Irving Berlin.  Bing Crosby was one of her favorites.

John McCormack – Mother Machree 1911.  Recorded before my mom’s life but I remember that she had albums by John McCormack.

Bridie Gallagher – A Mother’s Love’s A Blessing. 

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4 responses

  1. ksbeth says:

    very sweet

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  2. Birgit says:

    This is so wonderful to remember your mom with music. Music seems to be a beautiful way to have fond memories.

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