UW Ethnomusicology Archives lecture/demonstration recordings: Irish Dance, 2005-02-28  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
Title
UW Ethnomusicology Archives lecture/demonstration recordings: Irish Dance
Dates
2005-02-28
Quantity
1 videotapes  :  OT - 1 vct (Hi-8, NTSC, stereo, color); Duration: 00:46:44
Collection Number
2006007
Summary
A Irish dance lecture/demonstration instructed by Devon Leger at the University of Washington, Music 160 (American Folk Music) on February 28, 2005.
Repository
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
Ethnomusicology Archives
Box 353450
Seattle, WA
98195-3450
Telephone: 206-543-0974
ethnoarc@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Access is restricted.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Devon Leger founded Hearth Music in 2010 after spending six years as the lead booker for the Northwest Folklife Festival in Seattle. A graduate of the University of Washington's Ethnomusicology program, Devon brings a wide knowledge of music traditions and a passion for community music making. He's also a prolific freelance music journalist, writing about and interviewing the best young roots musicians in the US and abroad with a focus on marginalized artists in the folk community. Devon also researches Acadian fiddle traditions, an interest from his own heritage, and has been traveling back to the Maritime provinces to find and record elder fiddlers.

- hearthmusic.com/about-us/

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Performers: Ronan Regan and Maldon Meehan, dancers; Devon Leger, fiddle; Dejah Leger, piano.

See logsheet for description of contents.

Total duration: 46:44.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Description Dates
2006007-0001
1 videotape : VCT
Performers: Ronan Regan and Maldon Meehan, dancers; Devon Leger, fiddle; Dejah Leger, piano.See logsheet for description of contents.
2005-02-28

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Fiddle
  • Piano
  • Video recordings in ethnomusicology
  • Geographical Names :
  • Europe--Europe--General Europe
  • Ireland
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Lecture
  • Video recordings
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Leger, Dejah (instrumentalist)
    • Leger, Devon (instrumentalist)
    • Meehan, Maldon (dancer)
    • Regan, Ronan (dancer)