26 Jul - 1 Aug 2024

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‘Ta me mo colla’ from Denis Hempson and from Hugh Higgins (1 of 2)

James Ruff

60 mins

Level: Intermediate+

Wednesday July 31st

14:30 - 15:30 GMT +1

Event Overview

A comparison of Dennis Hempson and Hugh Higgins’ settings of the beautiful Táim i mo chodladh ‘sná dúisigh mé [‘I am asleep and don’t wake me’], including a look at ornamentation, and how the lower hand texture seen in the Hempson setting can inform choices for the Higgins version.

(part 1 of a two-part session)

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