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Derry Conference Programme now available!

The programme for the ICTM Ireland annual conference is now complete and available for download.  Do note that postgrad students are invited to take a working lunch on the Saturday with Thomas Johnston, and that those involved (or interested in) the online journal project will be meeting during the same slot. Go to Conference & […]

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Spéis Bulletin No.2 November 2010

Please click on the download icons   to download a pdf of the bulletin. Spéis Bulletin No.2 (November 2010)     Full Spéis No. 2 articles:   ‘Flow’ and ‘Insider’/’Outsider’ Positions in an Irish Traditional Music Session (Méadhbh Boyd)     Fieldtrip reflections (Michelle Finnerty & Daithí Kearney)

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ICTM Ireland Annual Conference 18th-20th February 2011

ICTM Ireland Annual Conference Magee College, University of Ulster, Derry/Londonderry ‘LISTENING’ As has been made clear by Small (1998), Turino (2008), Keil and Feld (1994) amongst many others, there is no such thing as a ‘passive’ consumption of music. Each musical experience involves stimulation, recognition, interpretation, evaluation, and often provokes a socially meaningful response. These […]

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Spéis Bulletin No. 1 May 2010

Please click on the download icons   to download a pdf of the bulletin.   Click here for Spéis Bulletin No.1 (May 2010)     Full Spéis No. 1 articles:   “Unsealing the Lips of Old Country Folk: An Analysis of John Doherty’s ‘The Four Posts of the Bed’” (C. Caldwell)   “Towards a regional understanding of […]

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