"... 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
Reflections of Molly Bloom vol. 1 & vol 2 features music by Paddy Moloney of the 6 time Grammy winners, The Chieftains. We are honored to have this #Maestro be a part of this recording. The music he has contributed is an important extension of Aedín Moloney's interpretation and performance of Molly Blooms private thoughts and feelings. Mr. Moloney has always been inspired by James Joyce and this great work, Ulysses. Mr. Moloney called upon his friends and colleagues to be spe
Wild Mountain Flower is proud to announce the launch of our first Album! And its a Double Album!! "REFLECTIONS OF MOLLY BLOOM VOL. 1 & 2" are now AVAILABLE on ITUNES. Featuring Aedín Moloney's extraordinary and unique performance of Molly Bloom's Soliloquy from Ulysses by James Joyce. With music by world music star, Paddy Moloney (of The Chieftains). A Beautiful collaborative piece between Father and Daughter. With very special performances by Carlos Nunez, Triona Marshall,