Celtic Folk Music and Culture

Print Sources (Music & Text) in the Ted McGraw Collection

Full Item Record

 Title:  Whistle and sing! : songs, airs and dance music of Ireland
  Author:  Jordan, Eamonn
  Publisher:  E. Jordan
  Place of Publication:  Portadown, Ireland
  Date of Publication:  1974
  Original Date of Publ: 
  Publication Number:  ISBN 0950397601
  Number of Pages:  91 p.
  Binding Style:  Staple-bound
  Dimensions:  8.5 in.
  Contents:  Reels -- Horn pipes -- Slip jigs -- Marches -- Polkas -- Slide -- Set dances -- Instruments -- Jigs -- Songs -- Airs -- OCarolan -- Music
  Notes:  A Ceoltóirí Phort-an-Dúnáin handbook. Includes musical notation for the melodies, lyrics when applicable, and occasional commentary on tune origins or technical issues of the music. Includes notes on the whistle, fiddle, mandolin, tenor banjo, concertina, accordian, and Uilleann pipes. Includes a list of recordings of interest (p. 83) and a bibliography (p. 91). Includes black & white reproductions of illustrations (woodcut, pen & ink, and so on).
  Format:  Tune-book
  Subject - Culture:  Irish
  Subject - Time: 
  Subject - Topic:  Dance music
  Subject - Instrument:  Fiddle, Whistle, Mandolin, Tenor banjo, Concertina, Accordian, Uilleann pipes
  Subject - Genre:  Tune book, Dance music