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Music and the Irish Imagination

Like a Language That We Could All Understand

Irish music holds pride of place among the cultural attributes defining Ireland, and its role in shaping national identity is undisputed. To question these certainties which tend to convey a restrictive notion of a so-called Irish music, the first Irish music studies conference in France, which took place at the université de Caen Basse-Normandie on September 10th-12th, 2008, brought together Irish studies scholars, musicologists and musicians from Ireland and from France. Proceeding from ...


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Editor's note

Titre : Paroles de la chanson « The Town I Loved So Well » du groupe The Dubliners.

Couverture de Thierry Dubost.

À l’édition papier est associé un DVD présentant l'enregistrement vidéo d'une interprétation musicale de Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin (danse : Colin Dunne), Tommy Sands et Jacques Tranier.

  • Publisher : Presses universitaires de Caen
  • Serie : Littérature et civilisation irlandaises
  • Place of publication : Caen
  • Year of publication : 2013
  • Published on OpenEdition Books : 30 mai 2016
  • ISBN (Print version) : 9782841334292
  • Electronic ISBN : 9782841337934
  • DOI : 10.4000/books.puc.7072
  • Number of pages : 274 p.