Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Classes
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FS05: Sampler: Keening TraditionInstructor: Sandra Joyce - Read full bio
Location: CelticMKE Center (Check-in at CelticMKE Center)
Start Date: Fri, August 19, 2022 Start Time: 10:45 AMEnd Date: Fri, August 19, 2022 End Time: 12:15 PMDescription: This lecture will explore the history and context of the Irish keening tradition. Illustrated by both recorded and notated approximations of the genre, it will consider issues such as communality, performance, gender and ritual.