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The Chieftains

The Chieftains is known for his work on Gangs of New York (2002), Barry Lyndon (1975) and Far and Away (1992). See full bio »
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 2007 The Water Horse (composer: additional music)
 1998 Under the Sun (music performers)
 1998 The Irish in America: Long Journey Home (TV Mini-Series documentary) (musical performance by - 4 episodes)
- Success (1998) ... (musical performance by)
- Up from City Streets (1998) ... (musical performance by)
- All Across America (1998) ... (musical performance by)
- The Great Hunger (1998) ... (musical performance by)
 1994 The Fourth Green Field (Documentary) (music performers)
 1992 Far and Away (music performers)
 1990 Treasure Island (TV Movie) (music performers)
 1987 Three Wishes for Jamie (TV Movie) (music performers)
 1985 Ballad of the Irish Horse (TV Movie documentary) (music performed by)
 1982 The Grey Fox (music performers: traditional Irish music)
 1982 The Year of the French (TV Mini-Series) (music performers)
 1981 Lovespell (music performers)
 1978 The Ballad of the Irish Horse (Documentary) (music department)
 1977 The Purple Taxi (music performers)
 1976 Sea Marks (TV Movie) (music performers)
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