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Module code: MU647
Credits: 10
Semester: 1
Department: MUSIC
International: No
Overview Overview

This module facilitates a critical engagement with the music of Ireland in its broadest sense, and musicological and ethnomusicological research into music in Ireland. Through case studies which build on the interests of a range of staff members, students will explore issues and current trends relating to the music of Ireland, including topics such as identity and representation; colonialism and post-colonial thought; music and nationalism; authenticity; Irish art music in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries; new composition in Irish traditional music; and music and politics.

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