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W. H. GRATTAN FLOOD
William Henry Grattan Flood (baptised 1 November 1857 – 6 August 1928) was a noted Irish author, composer, musicologist, and historian. As a writer and ecclesiastical composer, his personal contributions to Irish music produced...
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Seán Ó. Riada
Seán Ó Riada ([ˈʃaːnˠ oː ɾʲiəd̪ˠə]; born John Reidy) (1 August 1931 – 3 October 1971), was an Irish composer and arranger of Irish traditional music. Through his incorporation of modern and traditional techniques he became the s...
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Geoffrey Molyneux Palmer
Geoffrey Molyneux Palmer (in Gaelic: Seathrún de Pámar) (8 October 1882 – 29 November 1957) was an Irish composer, mainly of operas and vocal music, among them the first musical settings of poems by James Joyce.
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John Field
John Field (26 July 1782 [?], baptised 5 September 1782 – 23 January 1837) was an Irish pianist, composer, and teacher. He was born in Dublin into a musical family, and received his early education there, in particular with the...
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Charles Villiers Stanford -Sir
Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (30 September 1852 – 29 March 1924) was an Irish composer, music teacher, and conductor. Born to a well-off and highly musical family in Dublin, Stanford was educated at the University of Cambridge...
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Adela Maddison
Katharine Mary Adela Maddison, née Tindal (15 December 1862 – 12 June 1929), usually known as Adela Maddison, was a British composer of operas, ballets, instrumental music and songs. She was also a concert producer. She compose...
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... Conger reviews the online archive and resource center ITMA (Irish Traditional Music Archive, located at http://www.itma.ie/. ...
John O’Flynn, The Irishness of Irish Music (2009)

A review, by David Cooper, of John O’Flynn, The Irishness of Irish Music (Farnham: Ashgate, 2009), ISBN 978-0-7546-5714-9.

... A review, by David Cooper, of John O’Flynn, The Irishness of Irish Music (Farnham: Ashgate, 2009), ISBN 978-0-7546-5714-9. ...
... The Irish Presbyterian Church's revised hymnal is reviewed (Canterbury Press, 2004). ...
... The Irish Connections Festival, held June 11-13, 2004, at the Irish Cultural Centre of New England ...
Crossing the River: Exploring the Geography of Irish Traditional Music

Geographical interest in music has developed dramatically in the last decade. Musicology, and ethnomusicology in particular, is already intensely geographical. The two subjects can inform each other to create a better understanding of the role of music in society. In ...

... examined in an Irish context. Just as Irishness has become a global entity, Irish traditional music ... has become a global commodity. Attempts at constructing the narrative of Irish traditional music as ... an essentially Irish music is bound up in the institutionalization of Irish traditional music ...
... share E55 million, an above-inflation rise of 8%. Recipients include 33 music organizations, with the largest amount going to the Irish Chamber Orchestra. ... The Irish Arts Council has announced its 2007 funding allocations, with 313 organizations set to ...
... Review of the North Texas Irish Festival, in March 1996. The second largest Irish festival in the ... nation featured numerous acts performing authentic Irish folk tunes. Many of the instrumentalists ... reviewed played hurdy-gurdies, pennywhistles, and other authentic Irish instruments. ...
... Walton reviews three recordings of Irish and Irish-American music. ...
... Bourke reviews a live recording of performances from the 2010 Liverpool Irish Festival. ...
"Irish Washer Woman"
Sheet Music Magazine (2012) Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 44-45
... The sheet music for the traditional Irish jig "Irish Washer Woman" is presented. ...
... from IRish traditional artists with live music and video. ... premiere at the Liverpool Irish Festival in October 2011 - a program fusing spoken-word recordings ...
... state-of-the-art Irish Arts Centre will be built on the west side of Manhattan, New York. The new center ... will showcase contemporary Irish theater and art, and will provide a resource for the Irish immigrant community in the US. ...
... Dulcimer player Wade talks about learning to play Irish tunes convincingly - that is, perform them ... to sound as if an Irish person were playing the instrument. He discusses several "ornamentation" techniques to apply to Irish songs. ...
... The Irish Traditional Music Archive (ITMA) moved to another office in Dublin's Merrion Square. The ... ITMA, which resumed business on November 15, 2006, collects and preserves traditional Irish music ...