Concertina Music From West Clare

By Elizabeth Crotty

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Duplicate Listings

You may have noticed duplicate listing; this is the listing as shown on the back of the CD, so I have repreduced it as shown on the recording.

Cheers 🙂

“Elizabeth Crotty (1885 - 1960): Concertina Music From West Clare”

More needs to be said, but for starters ~

http://www.mustrad.org.uk/reviews/crotty.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth_Crotty

"Elizabeth Crotty, better known als Mrs. Crotty (Gower, Cooraclare, 6 December 1885 - Kilrush, 27 December 1960) was a famous concertina player out of Kilrush, County Clare, Ireland."

http://www.clareconcertinas.ie/
http://www.clareconcertinas.ie/the_sceoil_eigse_mrs_crotty.html

Scoil Éigse Mrs Crotty - an important event in her name

Concertina Recital at Éigse Mrs. Crotty 2008
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGzAkNTH0E8


Concert’s Final Tune at Éigse Mrs. Crotty 2008
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=57UBmQWiIAQ


Sadly I couldn’t find a live link for the festival, hoping it is still carrying on?

Discussion: Eigse Mrs Crotty mystery ~ sad news

# Posted on April 10th 2009 by tradmarty
https://thesession.org/discussions/21241

However, there was "The Kilrush Traditional Music & Set Dancing Festival" in 2011, August 10th to the 14th, and hopefully it will happen again for this year?