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The Bodhran Makers

A Novel of Ireland

by Keane, John B.

  • 42 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Four Walls Eight Windows .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musical instrument makers,
  • Ireland,
  • Keane, John B. - Plays & Criticism,
  • Popular English Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Bodhran,
  • Bodhrâan,
  • Historical fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8441801M
    ISBN 100941423808
    ISBN 109780941423809

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    This is sad to admit but I have only now just completed reading The Bodhrán Makers by John B Keane. This must now rank as one of my favourite books. OK, only a relatively small amount of it has to do directly with Irish Traditional Music, because the book is primarily about a community. The bodhrán was first recorded on a 78 record in the s and became popular in the fifties and sixties with the renewal in popularity of traditional Irish music and gave life to the bodhran makers of the sixties such as Sonny Davey from Sligo, Charlie Byrne from Tipperary, Paddy .

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The Bodhran Makers is a delightful storytelling of a traditional rural Irish community, and the hold that religion, traditional music and drinking had on their lives. Theres sadness too, depicting how this way of life was dying out, with many leaving for England due to abject poverty/5(22).

Donal Hallapy, devoted father of a large family, is a bodhran player. He is always in great demand whenever the once-a-year wrendances take place, a day long festival on St Stephen’s Day, which can be traced back to pagan times.

This paganism, the secret nature of the celebrations, the singing, dancing and drinking that takes place, and the /5(25). ""The Bodhran Makers is a tale that goes straight to the heart - the heart of the reader as well as the heart of the matter.

Keane gets beneath the skin of Irish culture, past and present, and provides a view tourists will never see""-Bloomsbury Review. The first and the best novel from one of Ireland`s best-loved writers, a moving and telling /5(28). Bodhrán maker since Latest models feature 'through the shell' tuning, with a choice of cross bars, a single bar or no bars at all.

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The Bodhran Makers John B. Keane The bodhran of the title (pronounced bow-RAWN) refers to the traditional Irish drum. but perhaps the book's lasting achievement is its finely detailed. The Paperback of the BODHRAN MAKERS by John B. Keane at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more.

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Poverty and the Church-led attack on Celtic traditions force 's Irish farmers into exile—in a rich, poignant if occasionally heavy-handed novel (first published in in Ireland) from Keane, who writes a column for the New York-based Irish Echo.

In rural Dirrabeg, farmers work hard cutting turf and raising a couple of cows or pigs, but it's not easy keeping up much less getting ahead.

Participants include bodhrán makers, professional performers, educators, amateur musicians, historians, and enthusiasts. Growing out of rich ethnographic interviews, this book serves as the definitive reference for understanding and navigating the developments in the bodhrán’s history, organology, performance practices, and repertoire.

John B Keane wrote a book called the “The Bodhrán Makers”, it’s a good novel, however it’s not a history book. After years of research it’s remarkable that there’s still no written history in existence and at this stage most likely there never will be.

Buy The Bodhran Makers: A Novel of Ireland by John B Keane online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Joan DiBlasi, Bodhran derful Available from DiBlasi for $ Nicholas Driver, Nicholas Driver's Bodhrán & Bones Tutor.

Published by Hobgoblin Music. Also available from Andy's Front Hall. Andy writes This page book covers the basics of bodhrán and bones playing with brief histories and maintenance instruction for each instrument. A saga of the struggle between hard-living farmers and the Church, The Bodhran Makers is set in rural Ireland in the s.

Every January the farmers celebrate the Celtic ancestry with a festival of singing, drinking and music made with the Bodhran (a drum made from goat skin)/5(22). A bodhrán can have optional bars at the back of the instrument.

This can either be a single bar, a T-bar or a cross bar. Having no bar gives the player complete freedom to move their tone-hand, whereas a crossbar is the most restrictive. Editions for The Bodhran Makers: X (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in 1.

I’m looking for a bodhran maker in Italy, Swiss or France that would be interested in a Makers festival next July in the Alps. As a player, I started on a no-name bodhran made in Pakistan no comment, but it was OK for a start. Then I bought the biggest double-skin Brendan White available.

Great drum, big sound, subtle manners also. The Bodhrán Makers (English Edition) eBook: Keane, John B: : Tienda Kindle Donal Hallapy, devoted father of a large family, is a bodhran player. He is always in great demand whenever the once-a-year wrendances take place, a day long festival on Reviews:.

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A novel of Ireland by the bestselling author of The Field. A saga of the struggle between hard-living farmers and the Church, The Bodhran Makers is set in rural Ireland in the s.

The Bodhran (pronounced bough-rawn) makers of the title are "a poverty-stricken people who never lost their dignity."4/5(1).