Recent Publications & Acquisitions, July 2018

Listings of the latest publications and items of interest received in the ITMA collection in the last two months.

July 2018 Rpa
Just one of our new CDs: 'The Legacy of Stephen Grier' by Séamus McGuire & John Lee.

Commercial Sound Recordings

Atkins, Eimear, fiddle, What's nextAtkins n.n., 2018 

Boyle, Germandolin, Irish mandolin, [Boyle] n.n., n.d. 

Boyle, Ger, singing in English, guitar, mandolin, banjo, Nostalgia, [Boyle] n.n., n.d. 

Buckley, Davesinging in English, Songs of the heartland, Buckley DB1001, 2018 

Bygone Lane, vocal & instrumental group, Song of riddlesBygone Lane Music n.n., 2017. Single  

Bygone Lane, vocal & instrumental group, Toss the feathers. The day I paid the rent. Callaghan lasses, Bygone Lane Music n.n., 2017. Single  

Camerata Kilkenny, instrumental group, & David Power, uilleann pipes, >span class="TextRun SCXW226644279" xml:lang="EN-GB" lang="EN-GB"> RTÉ Lyric FM CD156, 2018  

Cara, vocal & instrumental group, LiveArtes-Records ARCD5010, 2018  

Cara, vocal & instrumental group, In colourArtes-Records ARCD3036, 2004 

Celtic Woman, vocal & >span class="NormalTextRun SCXW226644279">, Homecoming: live from IrelandCeltic Woman; under exclusive license to UMG Recordings 2567093947, 2017 

Coda, vocal & instrumental group, Train of spiritsCoda Music n.n., 2017 

Daniels, Luke, accordion, >span class="TextRun SCXW226644279" xml:lang="EN-GB" lang="EN-GB">, Wren Records Ireland WRCD2011, 2011. 2 CDs  

Daniels, Luke, accordion, & various, instrumental music, Lost music of the GaelsWren Records Ireland WRCD1602, 2006  

DuhanJohn, singing in English, guitar, An Irishman's finest collectionJohn Duhan licensed to ARC Music Productions International EUCD2763, 2018 

Danú>span class="NormalTextRun SCXW226644279">Ten thousand milesDanú DANU2018, 2018 

Edey, Tim, guitar, >span class="NormalTextRun SCXW226644279">sleeping tunesEdey n.n., 2017   

Fitzgerald, Mick, singing in English, guitar, Still live, Fitzgerald MOGG4, n.d. 

Gavin, James Patrick, fiddle, viola, mandolin, guitar, Chewing the fatGavin; Sleight of Hand Records SOHR1702CD, 2018   

General Humbert, vocal & instrumental group, General Humbert II, Gael Linn CEFCD095, n.d. Reissue 

Hollens, Peter, singing in English, Legendary folk songsHollens n.n., 2018  

Hughes, Brian, whistle, uilleann pipes, flute, & Garry O'Briain, guitar, mandocello, piano, keyboard, >span class="NormalTextRun SCXW226644279">lear airtreasury of melodic gems & airs from the Irish traditionIML Irish Music Licensing CACD2501, 2011 

Irvine, Andy, mandola, octave mandola, bouzouki, harmonica, singing in English, & Luke Plumb, mandolin, guitar, bouzouki, programming, singing in English, Precious heroesIrvine AK-7, 2018 

Johnson, Martin, cello, & RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, instrumental group, Rhapsodic celli: the music of Frank Corcoran, RTÉ Lyric FM CD154, 2017 

Keogh's Session Group, instrumental music, Behind the half door, s.n. BHD005, n.d. 

Linehan, Mary Mattie, singing in English, Mary Mattie Linehan: a collection of her best loved songs, s.n. n.n., 2017 

Lyn, Dana, fiddle, & Kyle Sanna, guitar, >span class="NormalTextRun SCXW226644279">oral suiteLyn & Sanna n.n., 2018   

Marsh, Josephine, accordion, Music in the frameMarsh JMCD003, 2018 

McEvoy, Eleanor, singing in English, guitar, strings, keyboard, percussion, >span class="TextRun SCXW226644279" xml:lang="EN-GB" lang="EN-GB">, McEvoy MOSCD4015, 2017  

McGoldrick, Michael, flute, uilleann pipes, low whistle, bouzouki, bodhrán, ArcVertical Records VERTCD111, 2018  

McGuire, Séamus, fiddle, viola, & John Lee, flute, >span class="NormalTextRun SCXW226644279">: a selection of music from one of Ireland's treasured nineteenth-century collectionsMcGuire Lee Music MCGLM022018, 2018  

McLennanEwan, singing in English, guitar, banjo, Stories still untold, Fellside Recordings FECD263, 2014 

Pigott, Rowan, singing in English, fiddle, bouzouki, double bass, MountscribePigott n.n., 2018 

Power, Brendan, harmonica, Unadorned: new Irish harmonica 2, Tethnik Records TETHNIK006, 2016  

Rapparees, The, vocal & >span class="TextRun SCXW226644279" xml:lang="EN-GB" lang="EN-GB">mental group, Clarity, The Rapparees n.n, 2008 

Scullion, vocal & instrumental group, Balance & control, Prog Temple PTCD8051, 2016. Reissue 

Shanley, Eleanor, singing in English, & various, instrumental music, Strange boatShancave Sounds 01, 2008. Single 

StevensVirginiasinging in Irish, Ós do amhrán, Shinywhistle Music n.n., 2007  

String Sisters, vocal & instrumental group, Between wind and waterString Sisters SISTERS118, 2018 

Various, vocal & instrumentalLeone cantabile: a musical portrait of St. Leo's College, St. Leo's College, Carlow, n.n., 2000  

Various, instrumental & vocal, New Works SeriesMusic Generation Laois n.n., [2018]. 3 CDs 

Whelan, Bill, composer, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, instrumental music, & Zoë Conway, fiddle, Linen and lace. Irish lackenRiverdance: a symphonic suiteRTÉ Lyric FM CD155, 2018 

Printed Materials

Beauguitte, Pierre, Bryan Duggan & John Kelleher, ‘Rhythm inference from audio recordings of Irish traditional music’ Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Folk Music Analysis, 26-29 June 2018, Thessaloniki (Greece) doi:10.21427/D74B2N. Online

Bodley, Lorraine Byrne, ed., Music preferred: essays in musicology, cultural history and analysis in honour of Harry White Wien: Hollitzer Verlag, 2018. 784 pp. ISBN 9783990124017 (hbk). Includes

Axel Klein: “No, Sir, the Irish are not musical”: some historic (?) debates on Irish musicality; Adrian Scahill: “That vulgar strummer”: the piano and traditional music in the Gaelic Revival; Karol Mullaney-Dignam: “What do we mean by Irish music?” the politics of state-sponsored music publication in independent Ireland; Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin: Sonic icon, music pilgrimage: creating an Irish world music capital; Méabh Ní Fhuartháin: “In the mood for dancing”: emigrant, pop and female; Michael Murphy: “Irish” musicology and musicology in Ireland: Grattan Flood, Bewerunge, Harrison, White

Gilbert, Lisa, ‘“Not just bow and string and notes”: directors’ perspectives on community building as pedagogy in Celtic traditional music education organizations’ in International Journal of Music Education (first published 4 July 2018)

Habecker, Alexandra M., Music and Ireland's national identity: connecting folk music and cultural theory through emotional sociology Thesis (BA): Portland State University, 2018. Online

Henrichsen, India Eve, Irish dance in the State of Utah: a history Thesis (BA): Brigham Young University, 2018. Online

Mitchell-Ingoldsby, Mary, ‘‘Twas Tír Na nÓg itself’: The Muckross Music Collection: fieldwork in North Kerry 1980–1990’ in Folk life: journal of ethnological studies 54, no. 2 (2016): 132–161.

Levine, Kevin Cory, Irish traditional music and the Great Recession: living and working in the Irish arts sector after 2008 Thesis (PhD): University of California, 2018. Online

Morgenstern, Felix, ‘Uilleann pipe-maker Andreas Rogge: a case study of historical and current German Irish musical affinities’ Conference paper at AHSS Annual Postgraduate Research Conference, University of Limerick, 22 May 2018. Online

Ó Laoire, Lillis, ‘Towards an aesthetics of Gaelic song performance’ in Folk life: journal of ethnological studies 54, no. 1 (2016): 49–67.

Ó Laoire, Lillis, ‘Fiachra Mac Gabhann (1971–2018)’ in Folk life: journal of ethnological studies 56, no. 1 (2018): 60–61. Obituary

Rooney, Michael, Macalla 1916: a suite of music commemorating the Easter 1916 Rising Draiocht Music, 2016. 80 pp. ISBN 9780955345647 (hbk). With CD

Smith, Thérèse, ‘Singing the self: song, memory and identity: three views from Tom Munnelly's field diaries for the Department of Irish Folklore’ in Folk life: journal of ethnological studies 56, no. 1 (2018): 14–24.

Topper, Julia, “As we circle the world”: a performative ethnography of Irish step dance and music in the United States and Japan Thesis (PhD): University of Maryland, 2018. Online

Weissenberger, Lynnsey, ‘Linked data in music and its potential for ITMA/traditional music web resources’ in Brio: journal of the United Kingdom and Ireland Branch of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres vol. 55, no 1 (Spring / summer 2018), pp. 52–57

With thanks

ITMA would also like to acknowledge donations of materials (CDs, printed items, visual items, etc.), and other help and information from the following people and organisations:

Conor Caldwell, Declan Fay, John Lee, Séamus McGuire, John Moulden, Eileen O’Brien, Virginia Stevens, R. Greene and Alan Woods.