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The Confession of Devorgilla

PICA Volume 2, 2005

MUSIC SUPPLEMENT

The Confession of Devorgilla

Arranged—and with an Introductory Note—by BENJAMIN BIERMAN

The tune for ‘The Confession of Devorgilla’ is better known by other names: often as ‘The Londonderry Air’, and, since gaining a new text by Fred Weatherley in 1913, even more famously as ‘Danny Boy’, with which words it is known throughout the English-speaking world.

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