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Series 5: Reflections on Irish Music

PJ Matthews

Series Editor's Introduction from PJ Mathews

In this series some of the major participants in the Irish folk music revival, as well as a number of the leading scholars in the field, reflect on developments in Irish music over the course of the twentieth century.

PJ Matthews is Director of UCDscholarcast and lectures in the School of English, Drama and Film at UCD.


Paul Brady

Episode 1: Perspectives on Popular Music in Ireland from the 1960s to the

Paul Brady, Singer-songwriter

Helen Lawlor

Episode 2: Style and context -Traditional Irish Harping

Helen Lawlor, Dundalk Institute of Technology

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Series edited by: PJ Mathews.
Scholarcast original theme music by: Padhraic Egan, Michael Hussey and Sharon Hussey.
Recording, audio editing, photography and development by: John Matthews & Vincent Hoban at UCD IT Services, Media Services.

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