Margaret Mary Robinson​/​The Sweetness of Mary

from by Tim Ball and Sophie Orzechowski

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Tim learned Margaret Mary Robinson from a recording of Eugene O’Donnell, on a record called “3 Way Street” with Mick Moloney and Seamus Egan. In their notes, they say that he learned it from Cape Breton fiddler John Campbell. The Sweetness of Mary is another Cape Breton tune, which Sophie taught to Tim so she could play it on the piano.

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from Life of Their Own, released November 17, 2015
Tim, fiddle; Sophie, piano

The Sweetness of Mary was written by Joan MacDonald Boes.

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Tim Ball and Sophie Orzechowski Ithaca, New York

Tim Ball and Sophie Orzechowski play traditional dance music from New England, Ireland, Quebec, Sweden, and France.

Switching fluidly between fiddles, guitar, and piano, their music is in turns lively, earnest, and evocative, and brings the best out of the living tradition.
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