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Donated Collection at Irish Traditional Music Archive

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Author Profile: Patrick Egan

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A 101-year-old woman who is thought to have been the first private collector of Irish traditional music has donated her collection to the Irish Traditional Music Archive. Anne Gannon began recording local musicians in 1954 - including her father Bernard, who was originally from Argentina.

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Ethnomusicologist and web developer, currently in year three of my PhD studies at University College Cork in the Digital Humanities with Ethnomusicology. Research interests include; theorising and questioning the significance of the digital, content creation and representation with digital tools, Music Encoding Initiative, interface development, repatriation and dissemination of digital collections.