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Download e-book for kindle: Bright Star of the West: Joe Heaney, Irish Song Man by Sean Williams,Lillis Ó Laoire

By Sean Williams,Lillis Ó Laoire

ISBN-10: 0195321189

ISBN-13: 9780195321180

Bright megastar of the West examines the existence, repertoire, and impression of Ireland's maximum sean-nos (old-style) singer, Joe Heaney (1919-1984). most sensible identified for popularing this kind of Gaelic a cappella folks tune within the usa, authors Sean Williams and Lillis Ó Laoire demonstrate the ways that Heaney's lifestyles tale demonstrates the intertwining of track with political reminiscence and cultural understanding.

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