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Early Gaelic Harp Emporium

Books by Helen Lawlor

Sandra Joyce & Helen Lawlor
Harp Studies
Four Courts Press, 2016
This smart hardback contains 14 essays by different authors. Most interesting from our point of view is Ann and Charlie Heymann on “three iconic Gaelic harp pieces”, Paul Dooley on “the harp in the time of Giraldus”, and Colette Moloney on “Edward Bunting as a collector of Irish music and song”.
£40 +

Helen Lawlor
Irish Harping 1900-2010
Four Courts Press, 2012
This book is an expansion of the author’s PhD thesis. Each chapter covers a different aspect of 20th century Irish harp playing, including one on the recent revival of the early Irish harp which discusses the work of Siobhán Armstrong and Ann Heymann.
£35 +