Bringing it All Back Home: The Influence of Irish Music at Home and Overseas

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Merlin, 2001 - History - 162 pages
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The story of Irish music and its influence at home and overseas. Nuala O'Connor provides a superb account of the history of Irish music, from its origins in rural Irish communities to reinvention in America.

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This book is tied to the 1991 BBC series of the same name, about Irish music. It starts with a survey of the historical tradition of Irish music: bardic poetry and harpers. That was an oral tradition ... Read full review

Contents

one The Damning oF rhe Day
two Thar Hirjh Lonesome Sound
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three The SrRanQCRs Land
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About the author (2001)

Nuala O'Connor won an Emmy for writing a one-hour version of "Bringing It All Back Home" for the Disney Channel. She is an independent film producer.

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