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Published by Irish Academic Press in Blackrock, Co. Dublin .
Written in English



  • Ireland,
  • Dublin


  • Concerts -- Ireland -- Dublin -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Music -- Ireland -- Dublin -- 18th century -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Other titlesRotunda music in 18th-century Dublin.
StatementBrian Boydell.
LC ClassificationsML287.8.D72 R6 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1341425M
ISBN 100716524872
LC Control Number92226696

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The Research Foundation for Music in Ireland has announced the launch of a new website documenting the music trade in Dublin in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The project was initiated by the composer Brian Boydell, who died in and who authored two books on the period, A Dublin Musical Calendar, –60 and Rotunda Music in. Up to the seventeenth century, harp musicians were patronised by the aristocracy in Ireland. This tradition died out in the eighteenth century with the collapse of Gaelic Ireland. Turlough Carolan (–) is the best known of those harpists, and over of his compositions are known. Some of his pieces use elements of contemporary baroque music, but his music has entered the tradition.   That is, of course, if the College condescended to notice him at all in face of the fact that, on his arrival in Dublin, Monsieur Le Tournier had advertised himself as ” Surgeon and Man-midwife.” Book References. Kirkpatrick: Book of the Rotunda Hospital; Pue’s Occurrences, Mar., ; Cameron: History of Roy. College of Surgeons. Brian Boydell (17 March – 8 November ) was an Irish composer whose works include orchestral pieces, chamber music, and was Professor of Music at Trinity College, Dublin for 20 years, founder of the Dowland Consort, conductor of the Dublin Orchestral Players, and a prolific broadcaster and writer on musical matters.

Proceedings of the Home Rule Conference held at the Rotunda, Dublin, on the 18th, 19th, 20th, and 21st November, With list of Conference Ticket Holders, etc. Rotunda Music in Eighteenth-century Dublin. Author: Brian Boydell Publisher: N.A ISBN: N.A Category: History Page: Incurables in , the Rotunda Hospital in , The Meath Hospital in and St Nicholas’ Hospital in 4 Boydell, Brian: Rotunda Music in Eighteenth-Century Dublin, Dublin: Irish Academic Press, For the purposes of this article, eighteenth-century fundraising events which included musical. and its benefit concerts. Detailed examination of the surviving music part-books affords an interesting insight into the Mercer’s repertoire and performance practice. Apart from theatre music, music performed for charitable purposes or in a liturgical context best represented musical practice in eighteenth-century Dublin. Rotunda. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the Rotunda, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a FREE signup process to obtain the book. If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully subscribe will benefit by having full access to all books.