Songs of Yeats, Joyce, O'Casey, Behan, and Kavanagh

SAT, OCT 30, 2004 (1:33:50)

Dublin balladeer Danny Doyle performs songs written by Kavanagh and other key Irish poets.This performance is part of a two-day centenary conference on the legacy of Patrick Kavanagh, a pivotal and popular figure in modern Irish poetry. A member of the Irish folk revival movement, Doyle began recording music in 1966. Doyle is introduced by Ann Morrison Spinney of Boston College’s music department and Irish studies program.

+ BIO: Danny Doyle

Danny Doyle has been bringing the ballads, history and stories of Ireland to audiences around the world for nearly four decades.

Partner
Boston College
Series
Irish Culture Series