Printed Materials, August 2005

Recently published books, articles & theses in Irish traditional music, July–Aug. 2005

Heneghan, Frank, MEND: Music Education National Debate [2004 revision], Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin. 423 pp. (hb.) With CD-ROM; includes discussion of traditional music

Morley, Vincent, ed., Washington i gCeannas a Ríochta. Cogadh MheirIceá i Litríocht na Gaeilge, Coiscéim, Dublin. xliii+124 pp. (pb.). Contemporary songs (words and tune specifications) and poems in Irish of the period of the the American Revolution

Ó hAodha, Mícheál, ed., Parley-Poet and Chanter Pecker Dunne: An Autobiography, Farmar, Dublin [cover date 2004; appeared 2005]. 118 pp. ISBN 1 899047 13 1 (pb.) With CD

O’Shea, Helen, Foreign Bodies in the River of Sound: Seeking Identity and Irish Traditional Music, Victoria University of Technology, Australia, Ph.D. thesis. 268 pp. With 2 CDs

Quinn, Toner, ‘The Art Form that Came In from the Cold: Policy and Politics in the World of Traditional Music’ in Contexts: Arts and Practice in Ireland vol. 4, no 1, Dublin, pp. 51-55

White, Harry, The Progress of Music in Ireland, Four Courts Press, Dublin & Portland, Oregon. 176 pp. ISBN 1-85182-879-6 (hb.). Essays on music including traditional music