International Celtic Gathering Canada 2009 Workshop Transcripts

Greetings Workshop Attendees and Friends,

Here is the bibliography for the Introduction to Celtic Languages workshop:

  • Ball, M. J., & Müller, N. (2009). The Celtic languages. New York, NY: Routledge.
  • O'Rahilly, T. F. (1936). The Goidels and their predecessors. The Sir John Rhys memorial lecture, British Academy, 1935. London: H. Milford.
  • O'Rahilly, T. F. (1972). Irish dialects past and present.
  • O'Rahilly, T. F. (1946). Early Irish history and mythology. Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies.
  • Russell, P. (1995). An introduction to the Celtic languages. Longman linguistics library. London: Longman.

In addition, here is a list of web site links to various articles of interest mentioned in the Introduction to Celtic Languages workshop. These will open in a new window.

Here is a list of bodhrán drumming resources. These will also open in a new window.

Here are the transcripts and handouts I provided in the Introduction to Celtic Languages and Bodhrán Drumming workshops. To download the item(s) of your choice, right click on them and choose 'Save As'. On further consideration, I have decided to remove the MP3s of music examples used in the workshop, since these are copyrighted to the individual artists who created them. However, here is a list of the titles:

  • Hithergreen Reel-Fannigan's Isle-The Orange and the Green-1995
  • Glory Reel/The Heathery Cruach-Altan-Island Angel-1993
  • Skyline Jig-The Chieftains-The Bells of Dublin-1991
  • The Ballerina Jig-Solas-Waiting for an Echo-2005