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Eileen Aroon
Last updated: 22.04.17
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"Eileen Aroon" is a terrific love song which I found in the Clancy Brothers' The Irish Songbook and fits my voice perfectly. (According to me that is, others may say something different!). It has a most beautiful melody and the lyrics are pure poetry. This version is a translation of a few verses from the long Gaelic original tragic love story. The singer pours out his heart praising the charms of his beloved, who lives deep in a valley and wonders what would happen if his love was no longer true.
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