Irish Folk Music Studies 4 contents

Irish Folk Music Studies/Éigse Cheol Tíre 4: 1982–1985

Ed.  Hugh Shields, with Seóirse Bodley, Breandán Breathnach and Nicholas Carolan

Dalway Harp 1621 panel

Order from ITMA

The pipers of Kerry Breandán Breathnach

Some Irish-Netherlandish musical connections Joan Rimmer

‘The heroes’ song’ in an Orange ceremony Fionnuala Prosser

‘Caoineadh na dTrí Muire’ Hugh Shields

Ballads as history David Fitzpatrick

‘Shamrock Rose and Thistle’ Georges-Denis Zimmermann

 Book reviews

Breandán Breathnach Dancing in Ireland  (Theresa Buckland)
Terry Moylan Irish dances  (Ursula Byrne)
Terry Moylan Ceol an phíobaire (Seán Donnelly)
Dave Hegarty Reed-making made easy  (S.D.)
Paddy Berry Wexford ballads  (Hugh Shields)
Paul Zumthor Introduction à la poésie orale (H.S.)
Thrasybulos Georgiades Music and language (H.S.)
Léachtaí Cholm Cille 14 (H.S.)
Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin Bunting’s Ancient music of Ireland (Caitlín Uí Éigeartaigh)
Wyn Thomas Caerdoriaeth draddodiadol yng Nghymru: Ilfryddiaeth
(Nicholas Carolan)
Derek Schofield  Folklore research 1983 and 1984–85 (H.S.)

Record reviews

Mary Ann Carolan (John Moulden)
Songs of the Irish travellers (Hamish Henderson)
Ceolta agus seanchas Thír Chonaill (Bairbre O’Flynn)

Recent publications (1980–84)

Hugh Shields: Bibliography
Nicholas Carolan: Discography