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Peg Clancy

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  • Peg Clancy
    • Born: Carrick-on-Suir, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
    • Peg sang as part of a duo with her brother, Bobby Clancy, in the early 1960's.

image Peg has been involved in the amateur Drama movement for many years, working as actor and director with Brewery Lane Theatre Group, Carrick-on-Suir. Peg has also starred in the TV show's "On Home Ground" and "Fair City". Peg is a sister of the well known Clancy Brothers. The youngest in the Clancy family, and has been featured on some of their recordings.

Peg is well known for her acting as for her singing, she has appeared in many Carrick-on-Suir Drama Club plays. In 1961, she won the Cork Drama Prize for the "best actress" of the year.

Peg, is married to Tom Power and one of their son's is a former National and International cyclist, Bobby Power.

© Joe Cashin

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Discography

  • Discography
    • The Lark In The Morning: 1956 - TLP 1004 LP
    • So Early In The Morning: 1960 - Tradition TLP 1034 LP — Peg & Bobby Clancy
      • So Early In The Morning: 1997 - Tradition/Rykodisc TCD1053 CD
      • So Early In The Morning: 2009 - Essential Media Group 942-31197-0 CD (also Digital )
    • Songs from Ireland: 1961 - Tradition TLP 1045 LP — Peg & Bobby Clancy
      • Songs From Ireland: 1968 - Ember FA 2057 LP
      • Traditional Songs of Ireland: 1976 - Olympic OL-6172 LP
      • Songs From Ireland: 2007 - Collectables COLCD0825 CD
      • Songs From Ireland: 2011 - Essential Media Group 942-31421-8 CD (also Digital )
      • Visit To Ireland: 2011 - Red Cab Records/The Orchard (Digital)
    • Peg Clancy Power: 1963 - Folk Legacy FSE 008 LP
      • Down by the Glenside: 196? - Folk-Legacy FSE 008 LP
      • Down by the Glenside: 2006 - Folk-Legacy CD-8 CD
    • As We Roved Out: 1964 - London Globe GLB 1018 LP — Peg & Bobby Clancy
    • Come West Along The Road — Volume 2: 2007 - RTÉ RTEDVD113 DVD — Peg & Bobby Clancy
      • Come West Along The Road — Volume 2: 2011 - SRO #D4694 DVD

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