Happy Bloomsday! Listen to Molly Bloom any day and anywhere! Wild Mountain Flower is proud to present a new double album release for World Music and Audio genre lovers, Reflections of Molly Bloom is out NOW and Available ONLY on ITUNES. With Aedín Moloney as Molly Bloom. Music by Paddy Moloney of The Chieftains, includes a mix of Traditional Irish Music and Spanish music to envoke the world of Molly Bloom. Featuring Guest musicians Carlos Nunez, Xurxo Nunez, Alyth McCormack,
"... the guitar that fellow played was so expressive..." - Molly Bloom from Ulysses by James Joyce. Redmond O'Toole is recognised as one of the most distinctive and original guitarists of his generation. We are humbled that he would share his skill and art on REFLECTIONS OF MOLLY BLOOM. When he plays "Maneo" at the beginning of Sentence 4 it is as if he is playing the strings of Molly's soul.
Redmond was the first to adopt Paul Galbraith’s ‘Brahms guitar’. This groundbreakin
Molly Bloom's mother was a Gibraltarian of Spanish descent, called Lunita Laredo! As the vision of Aedín Moloney was to draw out Molly Bloom to the fullest, it was imperative to include the music of the character's complete heritage. Paddy Moloney inspired by his daughter's desire for the music to be an extension of Molly's inner self, called on the world renowned Xurxo Nunez and Pancho Alvarez to help create that flavor. The sound they have brought has succeeded in being the
We are ecstatic to have the greatest living Irish harpist, Triona Marshall, perform on our double album, Reflections of Molly Bloom. Triona with incredible tenderness brings to life again the sounds so traditionally associated with the world of James Joyce. Triona's rendition of Marble Halls is Available on Itunes - https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/intermission-marble-halls-feat-triona-marshall/id1246310994?i=1246311953 Tríona’s music has been hailed by critics as both sens
Our double album, Reflections of Molly Bloom, would not be complete without glorious female music artists like Alyth McCormack. Her rendition of "Bid Adieu" by James Joyce will break your heart! It is so exquisite, we have also released it as a single. Available only on ITUNES. Alyth McCormack, better known as Alyth is a Scottish singer and actress. She was brought up on the Isle of Lewis in the Scottish Outer Hebrides.As a young child in the 1970s, Alyth was immersed in th
When Aedín Moloney first shared with her father, musician Paddy Moloney (of The Chieftains) her vision to bring both the Irish and Spanish heritage of Molly Bloom into the music, Paddy immediately asked his good friends and colleagues Carlos Nunez, Xurxo Nunez and Pancho Alvarez to be guests on the recording. They have brought an incredible essence to the piece which captures a true flavor of spain, carrying us south to Gibraltar (Molly's childhood home) and looking towards M
"Aedin Moloney brings the spirit of Molly Bloom to life, in tune, in harmony, with honesty and with grace. This recording will forever be in my head. Sharp, funny, profound and beautiful, we are enriched by Moloney's voice." - Colum McCann (author of "Let The Great World Spin") What an amazing endorsement by award winning author, Colum McCann, for Aedín Moloney's performance on "Reflections of Molly Bloom". We are so blown away by his rave review. Thank you Colum! Inspired b