Category: Member’s Bios

Susan H. Motherway

Susan H. Motherway is an ethnomusicologist from Co. Kerry with a specialist interest in traditional music practice. Susan is currently a Lecturer in Music at the Munster Technological University. She has published a monograph titled “The Globalisation of Irish Traditional Song Performance” and an edited collection of papers on Staging Folklore at the National Folk […]

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Kelly Boyle

I am an ethnomusicologist, college lecturer and musician specializing in Central Javanese Gamelan music and South Indian Karnatak music, and with academic interests in Irish and Euro-American folk and popular musics. I have been a member of the academic staff at the Department of Music at UCC since the early 2000s and am currently part-time […]

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Joanne Cusack

Dr Joanne Cusack is an assistant lecturer, researcher, musician, and FairPlé activist. She is a first-class honours graduate of Dundalk Institute of Technology and holds a Ph.D. in Musicology from Maynooth University. Her research interests include cultural/critical studies, identity studies, feminist activism, and performance. As an activist, Joanne has contributed to the creation of numerous […]

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Jack Talty

Jack Talty is a traditional musician, composer, producer, academic, and educator from Lissycasey in county Clare. As a performer Jack has travelled extensively throughout Europe, the United States, Australia, and Asia, and has contributed to over 80 albums to date as a musician, producer, composer, arranger, and engineer. A regular contributor to traditional music programming […]

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Luca Gambirasio

PhD student at University College Cork. My research interests are ecomusicology, applied ethnomusicology, ecocritical music in Italy, and modern tendencies in Karnatik Music. Institution Affiliation: University College Cork

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Luca Gambirasio

PhD student at University College Cork. My research interests are ecomusicology, applied ethnomusicology, ecocritical music in Italy, and modern tendencies in Karnatik Music. Institution Affiliation: University College Cork

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