Printed Materials, April 2005

Recently published books, articles & theses in Irish traditional music, Mar.–Apr. 2005

Donnelly, Sean, ‘The Famousest Man in the World for the Irish Harp’ in Dublin Historical Record vol. 57, no 1, Dublin, Spring 2004, pp. 38-49 [the 18th-century harper Mr Murphy]

Donnelly, Sean, ‘The Origin of the “Humours of Bandon”’ in Bandon Historical Journal no 21, Bandon, Co Cork, 2005, pp. 14-24 [history of a melody]

Garvey, Seán, ‘An Fheadóg Mhór’ in Blaiseadh: An Béal Binn, Coiscéim, Howth, Co Dublin, 2004, pp. 10-17 [the Irish concert flute]

Lowth, Cormac F., review of Tomás Ó Canainn, Seán Ó Riada: His Life and Work (Collins Press, 2004) in Dublin Historical Record vol. 57, no 1, Dublin, Spring 2004, pp. 123-4

Mac an tSíthigh, Seán, ed., Amhráin Uíbh Ráthaigh: Éigse na Brídeoige 2004, Coiscéim, Howth, Co Dublin, 2005. 118 pp. Contains essays ‘Éigse na Brídeoige’ by Pádraig de Buis, ‘Tomás Rua i Seanchas Béil Uíbh Ráthaigh’ by Ríonach uí Ógáin, ‘Aistear Amhránaíochta tríd Uíbh Ráthach’ by Tim Dennehy, ‘The Archaeology of Music in Iveragh’ by John Sheehan, ‘Amhráin agus Filíocht na nDaoine in Uíbh Ráthach sa 19ú Aois’ by

Seán Mac an tSíthigh, ‘The Bonny Bunch of Roses and the Iveragh Connection’ by Seán Garvey, ‘Seán Jur Ó Móráin, Bun an Bhaile, Seanchaí agus Amhránaí’ by Brian Ó Móráin [south Co Kerry song and instrumental music]

Meek, Donald E., ‘The Scottish Tradition of Fian Ballads in the Middle Ages’ in Cathal Ó Háinle and Donald E. Meek, eds, Unity in Diversity: Studies in Irish and Scottish Gaelic Language, Literature and History, School of Irish, Trinity College Dublin, 2004, pp. 9-23 [with reference to Irish tradition of Fian ballads]

Ó Laoire, Lillis, ‘Irish Music’, in Joe Cleary & Claire Connelly, eds, The Cambridge Companion to Modern Irish Culture, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, etc., 2005, pp. 267-84. ISBN 0 521 82009 X (hb.), 0 521 52629 9 (pb.)