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Daniel O'Donnell and Friends

Daniel O'Donnell and Friends

Daniel O'Donnell is back and is better than ever in his new concert special, "Daniel O'Donnell and Friends." The concert was taped before an exuberant audience at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast where Daniel sings an eclectic mix of easy listening, country, Irish and rock n' roll songs. Daniel pulls out all of the stops in this sing-along fest as audience members join him in tunes like, "Wooden Heart,""Sing Me An Old Irish Song" and "Blackboard of My Heart." Old country standards like "Forty Shades of Green" and "Tennessee Waltz" are a part of a repertoire of songs selected for this concert. In addition, Daniel dons his leather outfit to sing popular tunes like, "Daydream Believer," "Sweet Caroline" and "Is This The Way to Amarillo. " Joining him on stage is his long-time performance partner, Mary Duff along with Gail Davies singing one of her many popular tunes," Someone is Looking for Someone Like You." Gail is considered one of the most important and influential female singer/songwriters in country music. Also returning to the concert stage and public television are The Celtic Tenors who provide a rousing and whimsical rendition of "Phil the Flouter's Ball." [73 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Program Description: The concert was taped before an exuberant audience at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast where Daniel sings an eclectic mix of easy listening, country, Irish and rock n' roll songs. Daniel pulls out all of the stops in this sing-along fest as audience members join him in tunes like, "Wooden Heart," "Sing Me An Old Irish Song" and "Blackboard of My Heart." Old country standards like "Forty Shades of Green" and "Tennessee Waltz" are a part of a repertoire of songs selected for this concert. In addition, Daniel dons his leather outfit to sing popular tunes like, "Daydream Believer," "Sweet Caroline" and "Is This The Way to Amarillo."

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