The Lake Isle of Innisfree
This is one of Yeats earliest poems (1888) and also one of his most famous. It reflects his love of nature and is replete with spiritual references as befits Yeats interest in the supernatural.
Arrangement, recording, guitar and harmonica Ronan McCauley. .
This is an earlier version of the song which was used by lady from Alabama, Sandy Machen, as background music to her video of a beautiful collection of Irish photographs from the late 19th Century