Celtic Folk Music and Culture

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

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 Title:  Folkmusic and dances of Ireland = d'aos oirfididh éireann
  Author:  Breathnach, Breandan
  Publisher:  Educational Company of Ireland
  Place of Publication:  Dublin
  Date of Publication:  1971
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  Number of Pages:  152 p.
  Binding Style:  Paperback
  Dimensions:  7.5 in.
  Contents:  Irish folk music -- The structure of the music -- Age and types of music -- Dancing -- The dancing master -- The dance music -- Musical instruments -- Traditional techniques and styles -- The great collectors -- Some comments and conclusions -- Appendix I: Examples of music -- Appendix II: Selected recordings of Irish traditional music
  Notes:  A study and investigation of Irish folk music and dance. Includes illustrations, diagrams, and musical examples. Includes 10 pages of musical notation of dance tunes. Includes a bibliography (p. 151-152).
  Format:  Book
  Subject - Culture:  Irish
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  Subject - Topic:  Folk music, Dances, Instruments, Dancing masters
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  Subject - Genre:  History