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Tomas O Canainn: Traditional Music In Ireland epub

ISBN: 0946005737

ISBN13: 978-0946005734

Author: Tomas O Canainn

Category: Photo

Subcategory: Music

Language: English

Publisher: Music Sales America (March 1, 2005)

Pages: 146 pages

ePUB book: 1602 kb

FB2 book: 1111 kb

Rating: 4.4

Votes: 269

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Tomas O'Canainn is one of Ireland's foremost Uillean piper and formerly singer with traditional music trio Na Fili. In this enlightening book he gives his exhaustive insight into the real meaning of Irish traditional music.

Tomas O'Canainn is one of Ireland's foremost Uillean piper and formerly singer with traditional music trio Na Fili. The emphasis of this book is to discuss the present state of Irish music.

Cork honours Tomás Ó Canainn, Traditional Musician and former Dean of Engineering, University College Cork. John Buttimer on behalf of the Lord Mayor's Community Heritage Concert Committee. Tomas is the author of a number of books on Irish Music, the book Traditional Music in Ireland is used as a textbook by teachers, two collections of his own poems, two novels and a biography of Sean O Riada.

He was a founder of the group Na Fili with fiddler Matt Cranitch and whistle player Tom Barry in the late 1960s and 1970s. They gained considerable popularity and recorded several albums.

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Tomás Ó Canainn has a lifetime of experience both performing and teaching Irish music and his selection of beautiful .

Tomás Ó Canainn has a lifetime of experience both performing and teaching Irish music and his selection of beautiful, soaring and majestic slow airs is ideal for extending your repertoire for any melody instrument. These relatively easy pieces are also suitable for those approaching Irish slow airs for the first time. A well-played air has a splendid, soaring dimension that must be experienced to be understood" - Tomás Ó Canainn. He was a founder of the group Na Fili with fiddler Matt Cranitch and whistle player Tom Barry in the late 1960s and 1970s.

Traditional music in Ireland. London ; Boston : Routledge & K. Paul. You must be logged in to Tag Records. Traditional music in Ireland, Tomas O Canainn. Traditional music in Ireland, Tomas O Canainn Routledge & K. Paul London ; Boston 1978. Australian/Harvard Citation. 1978, Traditional music in Ireland, Tomas O Canainn Routledge & K. Paul London ; Boston. Book, Online - Google Books.

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Place of Publication. We have used this book regularly for six years, and have worn out our copy. Middle level ability needed. Superb content, but one less star for binding, or maybe ours is just overused! Verified purchase: No. Best-selling in Non-Fiction.

(Music Sales America). Tomas O'Canainn is one of Ireland's foremost Uillean piper and formerly singer with traditional music trio Na Fili. In this enlightening book he gives his exhaustive insight into the real meaning of Irish traditional music. The emphasis of this book is to discuss the present state of Irish music, but it also contains extensive and illuminating research on the history and techniques of traditional styles. O'Canainn explores the influence of traditional instruments and selected performers, and includes many musical examples along with song lyrics, background and translations which accompany the text and remove the technical complexity.
Excellent book! A nice lesson in traditional Irish music.

linda caul
Great book on the subject. Written by someone who walked the walk.
Great book by a greatly well informed master of the Tradition