Ciaran Carson

A Guide to a Global, Hybrid Music
Opinion
A Guide to a Global, Hybrid Music
Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin's reissued book 'A Short...
Sep 19, 2017
Ghosts of Belfast
Opinion
Ghosts of Belfast
Martin Dowling's and Úna Monaghan's performance...
May 1, 2012
Cage Meets Carson in Belfast for Owenvarragh
Radar
Cage Meets Carson in Belfast for Owenvarragh
Ciaran Carson's novel The Star Factory will be...
Mar 12, 2012
Big Book, Small Back Room
Reviews
Big Book, Small Back Room
Reading the Companion to Irish Traditional Music, Ciaran...
Feb 29, 2012
The Musical Priest
Opinion
The Musical Priest
He was a cantankerous eccentric who stressed that the Irish...
Feb 1, 2010
Harry Bradley & Michael Clarkson
Opinion
Harry Bradley & Michael Clarkson
The Pleasures of Hope: Flute Music from Belfast and Beyond...
Oct 1, 2009
Around the World for Sport
Opinion
Around the World for Sport
Ciaran Carson remembers how we was driven by music when he...
Aug 1, 2009
The Telephone Reel
Opinion
The Telephone Reel
In his latest column, Ciaran Carson considers the mix that...
Jul 1, 2008
One Man, Many Voices
Opinion
One Man, Many Voices
Pádraig Ó Cearbhaill reads a book of essays in honour of...
Jan 1, 2008
In Praise of the Ceili Band
Opinion
In Praise of the Ceili Band
There’s a burst of applause before the band launches into a...
Jan 1, 2008
Drawing of John Loughran (1927–87) by Eamonn O'Doherty
Opinion
Drawing of John Loughran (1927–87) by Eamonn O'Doherty
Drawing made 14 July 1977 by artist Eamonn O’Doherty of...
May 1, 2006
A Challenge to Academics and Pundits
Opinion
A Challenge to Academics and Pundits
A review of the recently published Music In Ireland.
Sep 1, 2004