“The Tailor Ban”


Singer and tailor Ban are drinking buddies often mistaken for one another. They plan "a mad trip to Kilgarvin"; singer will marry Miss Foley but their alikeness will allow them some freedom. But if there's a child "let nobody ask who's the father"


  1. OCanainn, pp. 76-77,123, "The Tailor Ban" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, OCan076


Author: Sean O Tuama (Johnny Nora Aodha) (source: OCanainn)
Earliest date: 1978 (OCanainn)
Found in: Ireland