Ciar N Mac Math Na

Ciar N Mac Math Na

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Ciar n Mac Math na, was an Irish broadcaster and music collector. He was a recognised authority on Irish music and lectured extensively on the subject. He travelled around Ireland, England, Scotland and America collecting music. According to Sam Smyth in the Irish Independent, Mac Math na was "on a mission to collect songs and stories, music, poetry and dance before they were buried under the coming tsunami of pop music." The broadcaster credited Sarah and Rita Keane with "keeping traditional music alive when it was at its lowest ebb." He presented Mo Cheol Th for 35 years. Upon his retirement in 2005, MD of RT Radio Adrian Moynes described Mac Math na as "inseparable from RT Radio." Upon his death in 2009, the Irish Independent described him as "a national treasure"show more

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  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 159g
  • Frac Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 613496400X
  • 9786134964005