Terry Yarnell English & Irish Folk Music Collection

An Droighnean Donn

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  • Shelf mark

    2CDR0007680 (copy of C1005/10)

  • Subjects

    Irish folk songs and music

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Terry Yarnell Collection

  • Recording locations

    Private house, [Spiddal?], Co. Galway, Ireland

  • Performers

    McDonagh, Sean (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Yarnell, Terry

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SINGER: Seán 'ac Dhonncha (Seán Mac Donncha, Johnny Joe Phaitsín), from Aird Thiar, Carna, was one of the first sean-nós singers whose singing reached a wider audience when commercial recordings were issued in the 1960s by Gael-Linn.

Posted by Virginia Blankenhorn, Celtic & Scottish Studies, U. of Edinburgh on 02/09/2017 12:29:00