The Donegal ‘Highland’ tunes: origins and movement of a dance-driven genre

Caoimhín Mac Aoidh

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Abstract

Around 1745 James Oswald published two of his compositions each entitled ‘A New Strathspey Reel’.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationÓn gCos go Cluas
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Dancing to Listening
EditorsLiz Doherty, Fintan Vallely
PublisherAberdeen University Press
Chapter20
Pages168-176
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)978-1-85752-073-6
Publication statusPublished - 2019
EventNorth Atlantic Fiddle Convention Conference - Northern Ireland, Derry/Londonderry, United Kingdom
Duration: 27 Jun 20121 Jul 2012

Publication series

NameFiddle and Dance Studies from around the North Atlantic 5

Conference

ConferenceNorth Atlantic Fiddle Convention Conference
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityDerry/Londonderry
Period27/06/121/07/12

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Mac Aoidh, C. (2019). The Donegal ‘Highland’ tunes: origins and movement of a dance-driven genre. In L. Doherty, & F. Vallely (Eds.), Ón gCos go Cluas: From Dancing to Listening (pp. 168-176). (Fiddle and Dance Studies from around the North Atlantic 5). Aberdeen University Press.