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Introductory sketch of Irish musical history

William H. Grattan Flood

Introductory sketch of Irish musical history

a compact record of the progress of music in Ireland during 1000 years.

by William H. Grattan Flood

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Published by Reeves. in London .
Written in English


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Grattan Flood William Reeves London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. The history of Irish traditional music, song and dance from the mythological harp of the Dagda right up to Riverdance.

Exploring an abundant spectrum of historical sources, music and folklore, this guide uncovers the contribution of the Normans to Irish dancing, the role of the music maker in Penal Ireland, as well as the popularity of dance tunes and set dancing from the end of the 18th century/5(3).

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Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Irish sketch book of by Thackeray, William Makepeace, Publication date [c] Topics Ireland -- Description and travel Publisher ScribnerPages: This book is a welcome contextualization of Irish musical culture within European intellectual history since It is an exemplary ethnomusicological study, and musicologists will find O'Shea's arguments ring true; but it will be most valuable for established scholars in the cognate fields of Irish studies.5/5(4).