Amy Beach (1867-1944), the US composer, wrote a symphony on Irish melodies which she entitled a "Gaelic Symphony". So while I am in the mood for publicising women composers and Irish connexions, here is a recording, with the Ulster Orchestra (again!) conducted by the indefatigable JoAnn Faletta (that's her on the left), who has championed music written by women in her extensive conducting career.
Over the Rainbow with Les Brown, Plus Notes
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