Ceol na hÉireann / Irish Music, Volume 1, Issue 1, Page 4

Ceol na hÉireann / Irish Music, Volume 1, Issue 1, Page 4
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Na Píobairí Uilleann
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Chairman, NPU
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Ceol na hÉireann / Irish Music
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Breandfl Breathnach1912 - 1985LEIRMHEASANNA/REWEWSSedn ac Dhonncha 83 i first came in contact with Breandn In the early 1 930s at the home of mySorcha Ni Ghuairim agus Conall O Domhnajlj grandfather, John Potts, No. 6 The Coombe in the Liberties area of Dublin. HeDiarniuja Breat/inach 83 was a regular visitor to No. 6 (as it was known) and became an intimate friendCeol na nOfien (Toms O Ce of the Potts family - he was then affectionately kno\yn to us as Brendanaiialgii) 84 (Welsh). He was later to become one of the most influential persons in my ownDiarmuid Breat/inach involvement in Irish Music. He was a founder member of Na Piobairi UilleannUP Seanamhach (MIchel O Conghaile - eag.) in 1968 and was chairman of the society until his death. Many musicians bothDiarmuid Breathnach 85 here and abroad will remember his generosity and unselfishness in disclosingCas Amhrdn (Michel O hEkffijri - ea information relating to names of tunes, origins of compositions and biographicalTerly Moylan g., 86 details of past masters of the art, in particular that of piping. Indeed, manySam Henrys Son academics in the field of folk/traditional music and dance owe a lot to hisgs 01 tue People (Huntington/Herrmaflfl) 87 magnanimous nature.NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS ...NPU 91 I, as Chairman of Na PiobairI Uilleann, deem it most appropriate to dedicate this,BLICATIONS 93 our first, journal to the memory of Breandn Breathnach.INDEX OF PHOTOGRAPHS94 Ar dheis De go raibh a anam.Sedn PottsChairman,Na Piobairl Uileann.
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Ceol na hÉireann / Irish Music, Volume 1, Issue 1

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