Free Spirits-Irish Travellers & Irish Traditional Music* (book)


by
Oliver O'Connell and Tommy Fegan

"Free Spirits" chronicles the life and times and the influences of the famous Irish travelling families on Irish traditional music over many decades, The Doran brothers, Johnny and Felix, the blind Dunnes, the world famous Fureys, the legendary Keenan family, the Doherty and Rainey families in Donegal and Galway.. Detailed accounts of the life and times of all colourful traveller musicians, such as the Pecker Dunne and Maggie Barry, are also central to this riveting story.

The colourful, coffee- table style book contains, 150 photographs, some never published before.