26 Jul - 1 Aug 2024

Player Sessions

The clergy's lamentation (1 of 2)

Alessia Bianchi

60 mins

Level: All

Wednesday July 31st

14:30 - 15:30 GMT +1

Event Overview

This evocative lament is said to have been composed by the famous harper, Turlough Carolan (1670–1738). This setting is from the first printed collection of Irish music ever to be published in Ireland: John and WIlliam Neal’s A Collection of the Most Celebrated Irish Tunes (1724).

(part 1 of a two-part session)

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