October Opportunities

For October, we had an opportunity to stay at home but, in many ways, it signalled the importance of musicking in our local lives, not just in our international adventures or indeed our workplace. As researchers, it still challenged us to engage with thoughts, theories and realities of music and resonated with some of our ongoing projects. A key theme to emerge in October was the importance of music as part of ritual. Notable were the Novena to St Gerard Majella in Dundalk, the Dromin Patrún and the broadcast mass on LMFM. Each of these activities highlights the role of music in our communities and our connections with our communities through music. Kubicki (1999) state: “As symbolic activit

The unexamined life is not worth living”  Socrates

© 2016 by Adèle Commins and Daithí Kearney.

  • Twitter Clean
  • Facebook Clean
  • White Instagram Icon
  • SoundCloud Clean
This site was designed with the
website builder. Create your website today.
Start Now