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Author Profile: Patrick Egan

This author has published 17 articles so far. More info about the author is coming soon.
Outreach is delighted to announce that yet another online resource of fieldwork material has been published. Located at www.peterkennedyarchive.org, this website will be of considerable interest for researchers on Outreach and indeed any scholar researching the traditional music and song of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. Subtitled, "A unique...
Author Profile: Patrick Egan

This author has published 17 articles so far. More info about the author is coming soon.
Saturday 30 April 2016 (10.15 – 4.30)Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 2HUHow is violence in contemporary Mexico impacting on music-making and other forms creative engagement, and conversely? What are the methodological challenges of exploring this empirically? The workshop will bring together established academics, post-doctoral scholar...
Author Profile: Gemma Farrell

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The first Musedelica symposium will be held June 14-15th, 2016 at the Sussex Humanities Lab, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK. The symposium will bring together students, early career researchers, independent researchers and music producers from the field of psychedelic music and related areas. The symposium focusses on psychedelic music, es...

Linguistic Survey (Press Release)

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Author Profile: Patrick Egan

This author has published 17 articles so far. More info about the author is coming soon.
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Interesting resource for researchers interested in pronunciation of local songs...   An Dr. Séamus Ó Díreáin                            Press Release Event           Launch of Dr. Séamas Ó Direáin’s A Survey of Spoken Irish in the Aran...
Author Profile: Patrick Egan

This author has published 17 articles so far. More info about the author is coming soon.
MARKOS VAMVAKARIS - The Man and The Bouzouki (Autobiography).  The first ever translation into English. Edited and translated by Noonie Minogue.   ‘The bouzouki is what the hardened criminals laid hold of, killers with life sentences, the guys on death row... it’s a sacred thing. They didn’t want it to spread. But it did spread....

Chalk: time, sense and landscape

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Author Profile: Sebastiane Hegarty

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Chalk: time, sense and landscape An interdisciplinary symposium, a day of sound,geology, film, archaeology, architecture, literature, music and rainfall with Paul Whitty, Guy Sherwin, John Levack Drever, Michael Welland, Nick Thorpe, Karen Fielder, Ian Rawes, Sally Ann McIntyre and Sebastiane Hegarty. 17 October Winchester Discovery Centre. Info: www.10dayswinchester.org / blog: timesenselandscape.com
Tickets now available - An interdisciplinary symposium, a day of sound,geology, film, archaeology, architecture, literature, music and rainfall with Paul Whitty, Guy Sherwin, John Levack Drever, Michael Welland, Nick Thorpe, Karen Fielder, Ian Rawes, Sally Ann McIntyreand Sebastiane Hegarty. 17 October Winchester Discovery Cen...
Author Profile: Paddy Mulcahy

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South American musician returns to his Irish roots to merge Latin America with Ireland. January ’12: Clare native musicians, Paddy Mulcahy and Tessa O’Connor  led a tour of South American and traditional Irish music entitled “Los Paddy de las Pampas” around South America. While there, the “Los Paddy"  tour brought them through Argentina,...
Author Profile: Patrick Egan

This author has published 17 articles so far. More info about the author is coming soon.
FIRST CALL FOR PAPERS Fourth International Conference on Analytical Approaches to World Music (AAWM 2016) June 8–11, 2016New York, USA Hosted by The New School Keynote speakers:Jay Rahn (York University)Richard Widdess (School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London) The study of world music traditions is receiving increasing att...

Music Endangerment

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Author Profile: Patrick Egan

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You might remember that last year a number of us on Outreach filled in a survey about the levels of vitality of a music genre, as part of a post-doctoral research project by Dr Catherine Grant. Dr Grant has shared with us the fruits of this work with a project website entitled "Music Vitality and Endangerment", that is now live at www.musicendange...