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This comprehensive guidebook covers all that is Celtic in music today, through essays exploring solo artists, bands, singers, and players of specialized instruments, such as harps, pipes, fiddles, drums, squeezeboxes, whistles, mandolins and more. Performers profiled range from the rock-influenced group Clannad, to Welsh band Ar Log, Brittany group Gwerz, singer Christie Moore, harpist/piper/singer Alan Stivell, and many more Reviews guide readers to the essential recordings, as well as unexpected, genre-expanding discoveries for any new or established Celtic collection.

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This comprehensive guidebook features both traditional and genre-stretching Celtic music, and features information on the music's wide-ranging instrumentation, including drums, fiddles, harps, and more. Color photos.

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ISBN:
9780879306236
Editor:
Mathieson, Kenny
Publisher:
Backbeat Books
Editor:
Mathiesen, Kenny
Editor:
Mathieson, Kenny
Author:
Mathieson, Kenny
Location:
San Francisco, CA
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Folk & Traditional
Subject:
Ethnic
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Europe
Subject:
Folk music
Subject:
Celtic music
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Folk & Traditional
Subject:
Celtic music -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Folk music -- Europe -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Music-Folk and Ethnic
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
British
Series:
Third Ear
Series Volume:
107-27
Publication Date:
20010431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
9.28x7.40x.51 in. 1.13 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This comprehensive guidebook features both traditional and genre-stretching Celtic music, and features information on the music's wide-ranging instrumentation, including drums, fiddles, harps, and more. Color photos.
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