Irish Folk Music Studies 5–6 contents

Irish Folk Music Studies / Éigse Cheol Tíre, Volumes 5–6 1986–2001
edited by Hugh Shields, Nicholas Carolan and Thérèse Smith

Order from ITMA

Memories of dancing in West Clare and beyond  Michael Tubridy

The study of oral traditions of music Thérèse Smith

The gallant female sailor Ann Jane Thornton John Moulden

Musical appendix to the ‘Gallant Female Sailor’

Philip O’Sullivan Beare on Irish music Nicholas Carolan

Collecting songs ‘by hand’ in the fifties Hugh Shields

Book reviews

Song books from Wexford and Inishowen (Kenneth Goldstein)
Ciarán Carson Irish traditional music (HS)
Larry Lynch Set dances of Ireland (Catherine E. Foley)
Eileen O’Doherty The Walking Polka. A collection of sets (CEF)
Tom Munnelly Mount Callan Garland—Tom Lenihan (Finbar Boyle)
James R. Cowdery The melodic tradition of Ireland (TS)
Terry Moylan ed. Johnny O’Leary of Slieve Luachra (Lisa Shields)
Gale Huntington & Lani Herrmann with John Moulden eds  Sam Henry’s Songs of the people  (Tom Munnelly)
Dáithí Ó hÓgáin eag. Binneas thar meon 1. Cnuasach d’amhráin agus de cheolta a dhein Liam de Noraidh in oirthear Mumhan  [Bilingual volume of traditional songs, melodies and song texts from east Munster edited from Liam de Noraidh’s manuscripts] (NC)
James Goodman Tunes of the Munster pipers. Irish traditional music from the James Goodman manuscripts. 1, ed. Hugh Shields (Jimmy O’Brien Moran)

Record reviews

 (35 recordings of vocal or instrumental music): reviews by Liam Mac Con Iomaire, Dermot McLaughlin, Brian Mullen, Siobhán Ní Laoire, Éamonn Ó Bróithe, Eamonn O’Doherty, Hugh Shields, Lisa Shields, Jackie Small, Thérèse Smith, Seán ua Súilleabháin, Fintan Vallely)

Recent publications 1985–2000: Bibliography and Discography (981 items in all);
Index to Bibliography and Discography