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Digitized Irish Music Now Includes Unpublished Fiddle Playing by Michael Coleman

Recently-digitized audio in the Lamont collection includes an unpublished recording of Michael Coleman playing a set of reels: “Ownie Davis” and “Collier’s.” Continue reading

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The Legacy of Ancient Giants: Carrickglass’ Leaba-Dhiarmade-agus-Ghrainne

The legacy of Sligo-reared archaeologist William Gregory Wood-Martin is defined by its complexity – a complexity reflected in his own homeland’s nature. In several ways, the Anglo-Irishman was an exemplary Briton. Born into the Ascendancy in 1847, Wood-Martin would serve … Continue reading

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