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Posted By: Liberty Boy
13-Sep-17 - 03:22 AM
Thread Name: 'Come All Ye Loyal Heroes' - Tom Munnelly
Subject: Folklore: 'Come All Ye Loyal Heroes'
'Come All Ye Loyal Heroes' - The Life and Legacy of Tom Munnelly
A Celebration of the Folksong and Folklore Collector, Dublin, 13?14 October 2017

13 October 2017
Informal Session: 'Celebrating Tom Munnelly' at Góilín Singers' Club, Teachers' Club, Parnell Square, 8pm ? midnight (?6)
Special guests: Éamonn Ó Bróithe, Lillis Ó Laoire

Launch by Pádraig Ó Héalaí of The Mount Callan Garland: Songs from the Repertoire of Tom Lenihan by Tom Munnelly (book and CDs)

14 October 2017
Day Seminar: National Library of Ireland (Seminar Room), Kildare Street, 10.30am ? 3.45pm

10.30 Registration: ?12 (?6 euro ? concessions/half-day)

11.00 Welcome Address: Ríonach uí Ógáin
        
Session 1 (11.15 ? 1.00) Chair: Grace Toland

Paper 1 Nicholas Carolan: Tom Munnelly: His Life and Times
Paper 2 Ríonach uí Ógáin: 'Collecting Daisies with a Digger': Tom Munnelly's Work with UCD
Paper 3 Thérèse Smith: Singing the Self: Song, Memory and Identity

Lunch: 12.45 ? 1.30

Session 2 (1.30 ? 3.00) Chair: Anne Clune

Paper 1 John Moulden: Child Ballads, the Big Songs
Paper 2 Bairbre Ní Fhloinn: 'Green Grows the Lily-o': Tom Munnelly and the Irish Traveller Singing Tradition
Paper 3 Terry Moylan: Paddy's Resource and The Harp of Erin ?The Songsters of The United Irishmen

Keynote (3.00) Chair: Nicholas Carolan

Cathal Goan: The Place of Folk and Traditional Song in Contemporary Irish Life

Concert: 8pm ? Teachers' Club, Parnell Square: 12 euro (6 euro ? concessions)
Finbar Boyle, MC

For further information and booking see    https://www.eventbrite.ie/d/ireland--dublin/munnelly/