Episode Guide – Podcast #90 Meaití Talks About Tradition & Milwaukee Irish Fest School
We chat with Meaití Jó Shéamuis about traditional Irish sean-nós singing, passing down traditions and Milwaukee Irish Fest School.
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Intro Song: New Mown Meadows, The Connacht Heifers sung by Meaití Jó Shéamuis
Oral traditions of sean-nós singing, lubini and lilting which are especially important in the Irish-speaking Gaeltacht Regions.
#40 Interview with Emer Debara from Oireachtas na Gaeilgentoireachtas – www.irishfireside.com/40oireachtas.htm
#29 Interview with Aine www.irishfireside.com/29dingle.html
Introducing Meaití Jó Shéamuis
Milwaukee Irish Fest & Summer School
Liam’s summer travelblog at www.irishfireside.wordpress.com
Interview from Milwaukee Irish Fest Gaeltacht Tent
Meaití’s early years
Sean-nós singing classes at Milwaukee Irish Fest – a relationship with Oireachtas na Gaeilge www.antoireachtas.ie.
Joe Heaney & Jimmy Canavan
Technique or spirit of singing & mastering song and influence on other types of music blue grass, jazz, country
Meaití’s family in Kentucky, the McDermots
Numbers of native Irish speakers are dwindling and its influence on music
Where should visitors go to experience the native language and music: Galway, western coast both north and south of Galway, east coast, The Pale (where English was first spoken in Ireland), Aran Islands, Carna, Spiddal and Rathcairn
Milwaukee Irish Fest School www.irishfest.com/schools/summerschool.php
Sean-nós song: An Buachaill Caol Ard sung by Meaití Jó Shéamuis