Sep 15: Watch – Van Morrison & The Chieftains at Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland 1988

van morrison belfast 1988

The band kick into spirited versions of “Tore down A la Rimbaud”, “In The Garden” and “Rave On, John Donne”, before being joined by the might of the Chieftains for a full set. WONDERFUL is the only word.
– Brian Hinton (Celtic Crossroads)

Van Morrison with The Chieftains
Ulster Hall, Belfast
September 15, 1988

  • Artie McGlynn – Guitar
  • Dave Early – Drums
  • Clive Culbertson – Bass
  • Richie Buckley – Saxophone
  • Derek Bell – Keyboards
  • June Boyce – Backing Vocal
  • The Chieftains – Band

  1. Tore Down a la Rimbaud
  2. In the Garden
  3. Rave On, John Donne
  4. Did Ye Get Healed?
    w/ The Chieftans
  5. Star of the County Down
    ([traditional] cover)
  6. She Moved Through the Fair
    ([traditional] cover)
  7. Tá Mo Chleamhnas Déanta (My Match It Is Made)
    (Van Morrison & The Chieftains cover)
  8. I’ll Tell Me Ma
    (The Young Dubliners cover)
  9. Carrickfergus
  10. Celtic Ray
  11. Marie’s Wedding
    ([traditional] cover)
  12. Boffyflow and Spike
  13. Goodnight, Irene
    (Lead Belly cover)
  14. Moondance