Available from Cló Iar-Chonnacht from Monday, 24 March, 2014.
The Whispering Wind is Nan Tom Taimín's fourth studio album. Its flowering was stayed by the sudden departure from this world of her friend, the gifted musician Eugene Kelly and by the passing of Nan's beloved sister and guardian angel Máire.
This is a collection of songs in English and Irish sung beautifully arranged and performed by one of Connemara's most beloved singers.
There are 16 tracks in all on the album as follows:
- The Cottage on the Hill
- The Blazing Star of Athenry
- Jimmy Mo Mhíle Stór
- The Irish Soldier Boy
- Farewell to Govan
- I've Lived a Lot in My Time
- Bán Chnoic Éireann, O
- The Roving Galway Boy
- The Galway Rambler
- Hard Times Come Again No More
- I've Still Got a Crush on You
- Pat Murphy's Meadow
- The Tennessee Waltz
- How Great Thou Art