Jimmy O'Brien interview - part 2

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Jimmy O'Brien talks at greater length about some of the traditional customs he remembers from his youth: the musical instruments, fattening a pig for Christmas and making puddings, the meitheal, thrashings, American wakes, and dances held for special occasions. He also recalls radio broadcaster Ciarán Mac Mathúna and a number of Kerry musicians.

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Jimmy O'Brien interview with Sara Goek, Killarney, Co. Kerry, 11 April 2012

Date

2012-04-11

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Copyright 2012 Sara Goek & Jimmy O'Brien

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Duration

18:00

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Citation

O'Brien, Jimmy and Goek, Sara, “Jimmy O'Brien interview - part 2,” Voices of Irish Music & Migration, accessed May 15, 2021, http://www.musicmigration.com/cms/items/show/23.