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O'Carolan: The Life, Times, and Music of an Irish Harper

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(Music Sales America). Originally published in 1958, Donal O'Sullivan's classic study of Turlough O'Carolan became a musical and historical beacon for all those interested in Ireland's past and present. It is an indispensable tool for Irish musicians, who through this remarkable volume of research can go beyond the music itself, and engross themselves in the colorful world ...more
Paperback, 378 pages
Published June 1st 2005 by Music Sales (first published 2001)
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Probably the most complete and comprehensive book about the well-known 17th-18th c. Irish composer, including a catalog of his extant works and a great deal of background information about Ireland during O'Carolan's time.
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