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Turlough O'Carolan

Turlough O'Carolan, (Toirdhealbhach Ó Cearbhalláin) (167025 March 1738) was a blind early Irish harper, composer and singer whose great fame is due to his gift for melodic composition. [1]

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Arthur O'Neill (harpist)

Arthur O'Neill (c.1737-1816) was an Irish Harper, a virtuoso player of the Irish harp or cláirseach: he was active during the final decades of its unbroken instrumental tradition in the later 18th and very early 19th century.

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Ballyfarnon

Ballyfarnan (historically Bellafernan, from) is a town in County Roscommon, Ireland.

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Belfast

Belfast is the capital and largest city of Northern Ireland (United Kingdom).

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Belfast Harp Festival

The Belfast Harp Festival, called by contemporary writers "The Belfast Harpers Assembly", 11–14 July 1792, was a four-day event organised by Dr.

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British Army

The British Army is the United Kingdom's principal land warfare force.

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Carolan's Welcome

Carolan's Welcome is a traditional air composed by the Irish harper/songwriter Turlough O'Carolan, (1670-1738).

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Celtic harp

The Celtic harp is a triangular harp traditional to Brittany, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

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Cock Up Your Beaver

Cock Up Your Beaver is a song and poem by Robert Burns, written in 1792.

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County Meath

County Meath (Contae na Mí or simply an Mhí) is a county in Ireland.

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County Roscommon

County Roscommon (Contae Ros Comáin) is a county in Ireland.

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Dictionary of Irish Biography

The Dictionary of Irish Biography is a biographical dictionary of notable Irish people and people not born in the country who had notable careers in Ireland, both north and south.

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Donnchadh Ó Hámsaigh

Donnchadh Ó hAmhsaigh (Donnchadh Ó Hámsaigh), known in English as Denis Hampsey, Denis Hampson or Denis Hempson (1695 – 5 or 11 November 1807), was an Irish harper.

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Fate (video game)

Fate is a 2005 single-player action role-playing game originally released for the PC by WildTangent.

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Foot Guards

In some militaries, foot guards are senior infantry regiments.

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Keadue

Keadue, officially Keadew, is a village in County Roscommon, Ireland.

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Laganbank (District Electoral Area)

Laganbank was one of the nine district electoral areas in Belfast, Northern Ireland which existed from 1985 to 2014.

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List of people on the postage stamps of Ireland

This is a list of people on stamps of Ireland, including the years when they appeared on a stamp.

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MacDermot Roe

MacDermot Roe (MacDiarmata Ruadh) is the name of a sept of the MacDermot Kings of Moylurg.

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Mohill

Mohill is a town in County Leitrim, Ireland.

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Music of Ireland

Irish Music is music that has been created in various genres on the island of Ireland.

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Myslovitz

Myslovitz is a Polish rock band, whose music incorporates elements of Britpop.

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Nikolaus Newerkla

Nikolaus Philipp Newerkla (born 1974 in Horn, Austria) is a harpsichordist, arranger and conductor.

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Nobber

Nobber (– referring to a moat around a Norman castle) is a village in north County Meath, Ireland.

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Oisín Kelly

Oisín Kelly (17 May 1915 – 1981) was an Irish sculptor.

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Patrick Hillery

Patrick John Hillery (Pádraig J. Ó hIrghile; 2 May 1923 – 12 April 2008) was an Irish politician and the sixth President of Ireland from 1976 until 1990.

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Planxty

Planxty is an Irish folk music band formed in January 1972, consisting initially of Christy Moore (vocals, acoustic guitar, bodhrán), Andy Irvine (vocals, mandolin, mandola, bouzouki, hurdy-gurdy, harmonica), Dónal Lunny (bouzouki, guitars), and Liam O'Flynn (uilleann pipes, tin whistle).

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President of Ireland

The President of Ireland (Uachtarán na hÉireann) is the head of state of Ireland.

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Sí Bheag, Sí Mhór

Sí Bheag, Sí Mhór, also written variously as Sí Beag, Sí Mór or Shi Bhig Shi Mhor (meaning "Small fairy, big fairy' in Gaelic) is an Irish tune, one of the best known internationally.

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Smallpox

Smallpox was an infectious disease caused by either of two virus variants, Variola major and Variola minor.

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The Chieftains

The Chieftains are a traditional Irish band formed in Dublin in November 1962, by Paddy Moloney, Sean Potts and Michael Tubridy.

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The Dubliners

The Dubliners are an Irish folk band founded in Dublin in 1962.

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The Lament for Owen Roe

"The Lament for Owen Roe" is a traditional Irish ballad dating from the nineteenth century.

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The Liberties, Dublin

The Liberties (Irish: Na Saoirsí or occasionally Na Libirtí) is an area in central Dublin, Ireland, located to the southwest of the inner city.

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The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians

The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians is an encyclopedic dictionary of music and musicians.

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Trooping the Colour

Trooping the Colour is a ceremony performed by regiments of the British and Commonwealth armies.

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William Wood (ironmaster)

William Wood (1671–1730) was a hardware manufacturer and mintmaster, noted for receiving a contract to strike an issue of Irish coinage from 1722 to 1724.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turlough_O'Carolan

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