notes and references

1. Edward Bunting, The Ancient Music of Ireland. Dublin, Hodges and Smith, 1840.

2. Edward Bunting, A General Collection of the Ancient Music of Ireland Clementi & Compy, London, 1809

3. Trinity sketch courtesy Karen Loomis; Queen Mary and Lamont sketches by Simon Chadwick, 2008. The wear marks on the Trinity and Queen Mary are clearly indicated in Robert Bruce Armstrong's book, 'The Irish and Highland Harps' (1904), on his diagrams of the decoration of the front of the soundbox for each harp.



© Simon Chadwick 2008 - part of the history of the Gaelic harp, at earlygaelicharp.info