cornish music

By |2019-07-30T06:57:29+00:00July 30th, 2019|Celtic|



Matthew Clarke looks at how Cornish music fits into Cornwall’s branding and distinctiveness – with a view to making a positive contribution to the Duchy’s future wealth.

Music featured:

Dalla – Tane an Gove
Ahanan – New Year’s Jig

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Celtic Violin The Home Coming by violinist Sue Aston Celtic Music with Classical Twist from Cornwall

By |2019-05-20T16:06:46+00:00May 20th, 2019|Celtic|

Composed by violinist Sue Aston from Cornwall. The music features the Celtic violin from the CD 'Inspirational Journey' . Available from Amazon, CD Baby, Itunes and direct from the artist Sue Aston. This video is taken from Sue Aston's DVD 'Reflections of Cornwall'
There is another verson with better sound quality on my channel www.youtube.com/sueaston

Filmed by Meteor Entertainment Penzance Cornwall

Irish Goddess Macha

By |2019-05-06T06:16:19+00:00May 6th, 2019|Celtic|

{video made by Laurel}

Our first episode in our 'Irish Pantheon' series, featuring the Goddess Macha.


Sources of Information:

'The Mast of Macha' by Catherine Mowat

'Celtic Goddesses' by Miranda Green

'The Ancient Irish Goddess of War' by William Hennessey

'Myths and Legends of the Celtic Race' by Thomas Rolleston

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'Celtic Myth and Legend' by Charles Squire

'Heroic Romances of Ireland' by A.H. Leahy

'The Horse in Celtic Culture' edited by Sioned Davies & Nerys Ann Jones

'Irish Druids And Old Irish Religions' by James Bonwick

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Sound& Music:

'The Hanging of Jamie Macpherson' by Grey Aengus

'The March of Cambreadth' by Heather Alexander

'Crows' by Q.K.


Images:

All images in this video are available for use through Creative Commons.

The Book of Kells: A Celtic Treasure

By |2019-05-01T08:12:12+00:00May 1st, 2019|Celtic|

An excerpt from Timothy Graham's illustrated lecture on the history, art and symbolism of the Book of Kells, a medieval Celtic decorated gospel manuscript. Sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, UNM Continuing Education.