Mudcat Café message #3835925 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #161425   Message #3835925
Posted By: Jim Carroll
31-Jan-17 - 10:22 AM
Thread Name: Irish airs/Queen Elizabeth's music-book
Subject: RE: Irish airs/Queen Elizabeth's music-book
"God knows why Munnelly chose to reanimate its corpse."
It wasn't (Tom) Munnlly - it was an idea passed on by his original employer and mentor, Breandan Breathnach
Urban legend or not, Breathnach was a highly respected researcher
who pioneered collecting in post war Ireland
Jim Carroll