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Author Curtis, P. J.

Title Notes from the heart : a celebration of traditional Irish music / P.J. Curtis ; foreword by Peter Browne.

Imprint Dublin : Torc, c1994.

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 GDL Brand Library Storage    781.7291 CUR    Available
Description 180 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. ; 20 cm.
Bibliography Includes discographies.
Contents A brief history of Irish traditional music since 1900 -- Farewell to Erin : emigration and traditional music -- Come dance with me in Ireland -- Tommy Peoples : master traditional fiddler -- Willie Clancy : the minstrel from Clare -- Seán Tyrrell : twentieth-century bard -- Sharon Shannon : touched by the light -- The Kilfenora Céilí Band : 87 years of music-making -- Clare women concertina players -- Noel Hill : king of the Irish concertina -- Johnny Doran : last of the travelling pipers -- Doolin : traditional music mecca -- Tony Linnane : born to the music -- Frank Custy : passing the torch -- Paul Brock : box of delights.
Subject Folk music -- Ireland -- History and criticism.
Musicians -- Ireland -- Biography.
ISBN 1898142076 (pbk.) : $12.95

 
    
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