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Published: 12 April 2011

264 Pages | 16 halftones, 32 music examples

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195321180

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Bright Star of the West

Joe Heaney, Irish Song Man

Sean Williams and Lillis Ó Laoire

American Musicspheres

  • Biography of one of the most important figures in Irish music in the 20th century
  • First study focused on sean-nós, a distinguished and beautiful repertoire and style
  • Unique exploration of gender and masculinity in Irish music

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