Irish Minstrels and Musicians: With Numerous Dissertations on Related Subjects

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Norwood Editions, 1973 - Folk dancing, Irish - 497 pages

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Contents

Anthologia Hibernica 17931794
19
Barnaby Rich A New Description of Ireland 1610
53
Bacon Sylva Sylvorum 1627
97
Grattan Flood The Story of the Bagpipe 1911
19
Hall Mr and Mrs Ireland Its Scenery and Character 1840
124
Haweis Music and Morals 1871
364
Irish Penny Journal 1841
459
Joyce P W Ancient Irish Music 1872
493
xv The Irish Piper in Irish Life
150
XVI Famous Bagpipe Makers
156
Reverend Musicians
168
XVIII Gentlemen Pipers
180
Famous Performers on the Irish or Union Pipes in the Eighteenth and Early Part of the Nineteenth Cen turies
194
Old Times in County Wexford
217
XXI Famous Pipers Who Flourished Principally in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century
222
Pipers of Distinction Living in the Early Years of the Twentieth Century
279

Bards and the Bardic Orders
17
Irish Harpers in History to the End of Queen Elizabeths Reign
23
III The Bagpipe Its Antiquity and Distribution Ireland Scotland England and Wales
29
IV Pipers Penalized in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Cen turies
50
Famous Harpers in the Seventeenth and Later Centuries
58
Turlogh OCarolan and His Times
69
Harpers of Note Miscellaneous Mention
78
Harpers at the Granard and Belfast Meetings
83
Historical Estimate of Irish Music
93
Irish Folk MusicA Precious Heritage
100
Irish Folk Music Waning
107
Irish Folk Music Exemplified
113
The Development of Traditional Irish Music
126
Famous Collectors of Irish Music
136
Famous Pipers Miscellaneous Mention
341
Typical Highland Pipers
349
CHAPTER PAGE XXV The Irish Fiddler
358
Sketches of Some Famous Fiddlers
366
The Flute and Its Patrons
409
Dancing a Legitimate Amusement
417
The Dancing Master
421
Ancient Irish Dances
426
XXXI Irish Pipers in Literature and Other Stories
432
Miscellanea
465
Irish Revivals
474
Conclusion
484
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