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Harpsichord making in Ireland in the eighteenth century

Pauline Mac Sweeney

Harpsichord making in Ireland in the eighteenth century

by Pauline Mac Sweeney

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Published by Royal Irish Academy in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harpsichors -- Ireland -- Construction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Pauline Mac Sweeney.
    SeriesProceedings of the Royal Irish Academy. Section C, Archaeology, Celtic studies, history, linguistics, literature -- v. 83, C, no. 16, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy -- v. 83, no. 16.
    ContributionsMoody, T. W. 1907- former owner.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. [401]-409, 4 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages409
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20421951M

    He was unusual in the extent to which he made use of archival sources, and noted for his ability of do justice to both sides of an argument. His History of Ireland in the Eighteenth Century was first published as part of A History of England in the Eighteenth Century, but reissued in as a five volume work. Ireland. Carefully packed by my son Rafael, the Hubbard-Di Veroli harpsichord survived intact our removal to the Rep. of Ireland in As before, this instrument very rarely goes out of regulation and seldom if ever needs replacement of plectra, dampers or strings. The Hubbard-Di Veroli has been used with success in public recitals in Ireland.

    Description: Eighteenth-Century Ireland: iris an dá chultúr is a multi-disciplinary journal devoted to the publication of new and cutting edge research on the Irish experience in the eighteenth century. Founded in , it has been to the forefront of the renaissance in study in eighteenth-century studies in Ireland, and has established itself as the premier journal in its field. Title: The English in Ireland in the Eighteenth her: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents.

    A New History of Ireland is the largest scholarly project in modern Irish history. In 9 volumes, it provides a comprehensive new synthesis of modern scholarship on every aspect of Irish history and prehistory, from the earliest geological and archaeological evidence, through the Middle Ages, down to the present day.   The fifth volume in the outstanding Pendragon Press 'The Historical Harpsichord' series, "Aspects Of Harpsichord Making In The British Isles" focuses on the 18th Century English harpsichords produced by Shudi and Kirckman, and other British Georgian era makers (including Ferdinand Webert who operated out of Dublin, Ireland).


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There are records of only one virginals maker, Adrian Strong or Strange, who worked in Dublin from to The leading figure among eighteenth-century harpsi. Edward L. Kottick draws on his extensive technical knowledge and experience as a harpsichord builder to detail the changing design, structure, and acoustics of Reviews: 1.

William Edward Hartpole Lecky (—), Irish historian and essayist, gained fame in his lifetime for his works History of Rationalism () and History of European Morals (), both accepted as acute and suggestive commentaries. His most ambitious work, however, was the History of England during the Eighteenth Century (—90).

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England regained direct power over Ireland and became part of the state of United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.MANY of our old annalists tell of the fame of harp making in Ireland during the first decade of the sixteenth century.

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