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Breton folk

an artistic tour in Brittany

by Henry Blackburn

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Published by S. Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brittany (France) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Title vignette

    Statementby Henry Blackburn. With one hundred and seventy illustrations by R. Caldecott
    ContributionsCaldecott, Randolph, 1846-1886, illus
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC611.B484 B6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 200, [1] p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15219188M
    LC Control Number04025967

    The musical traditions on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia, Canada, have been shaped by a combination of social and geographic factors--none more so than the arrival of pioneering Scottish Gaelic-speaking communities who, in the 19th century, fled crop failures to seek better lives on its shores. Breton Music - Discover the folk and celtic music of Brittany Bardic and celtic roots are still very much felt into the traditional Breton music. After a significant revival in the seventies, Breton music has even reached the pop music community and beyond.

    The gallery has been visited by many delegates, celebrities and has been a popular destination for tourists traveling Cape Breton for years. NEW! Book featuring works by acclaimed folk . Jun 3, - Explore Florence Fogarty's board "Cape Breton Recipes", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Cape breton, Recipes, Canadian food pins.

    Traditional music of Brittany. There are several subgenres of Breton folk, such as gwerzioù and sonioù (a capella solo works, of course sung in Breton), kan ha diskan (call and response singing), bagad (music played by ensemble of bagpipes, bombards and drums; probably this subgenre is the most recognized abroad) and kantikoù (religious hymns with traditional Breton accompaniment of harp. Brittany lyrics and chords. Just like many parts of France Brittany has it's own unique culture and it's folk music tradition and it's languages. French is spoken everywhere. Gaillo is spoken in the upper part and Breton in the lower part of Brittany. The songs here form a mixture of French and the native Breton language. It'a a Celtic country.


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Breton Folk: An Artistic Tour in Brittany (Classic Reprint) Paperback – by Henry Blackburn (Author)5/5(1). Breton Folkis not a description of the antiquities of Brittany, nor even a book of folk-lore. It is a series of sketches of a “black-and-white country” under its summer aspect; of.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Breton Folk: An artistic tour in Brittany by Henry Blackburn - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. Breton Folk: an Artistic Tour in Brittany, by Henry Blackburn () was one of the travel books which Randolph Caldecott illustrated.

Randolph accompanied Henry Blackburn on three journeys to Brittany, and on the last of these they were joined by Randolph's wife Marian (they had got married.

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La Petite Sardine - Vintage French Children's Book - French Breton Folk Tale - Illustrated Book MonsieurRenardsAttic. From shop MonsieurRenardsAttic. 5 out of 5 stars () reviews. Sale Price $ $ $ Original Price $ (15% off). This selection of folk-tales from Brittany by Elsie Masson, vividly illustrated by pen and ink drawings, is an enjoyable read.

The usual folklore themes with Celtic influence are present and accounted for; humble peasants, magic livestock, enchanted castles, evil husbands, brave children, star. Great Cape Breton Storytelling is a collection of 56 stories.

Included among the stories in the book are examples of the extraordinary diversity of Cape Breton Island. There are folk tales and life stories rooted in the experiences of such ethnic cultures as the Polish, Croatian, Pakistani, Czech, Ukrainian, Jewish, Black and Lebanese communities.

The most popular Breton folk instruments are the biniou (a small bagpipe) and the bombarde, which is similar to an oboe. The accordion and the Celtic harp are also widely used for traditional music.

The accordion and the Celtic harp are also widely used for traditional music. Traditional Breton folk music includes a variety of vocal and instrumental styles. Purely traditional musicians became the heroes of the roots revival in the second half of the 20th century, notably the Goadec sisters (Maryvonne, Thasie, and Eugénie).

At the end of the 19th century, the vicomte Theodore Hersart de la Villemarqué's collection of largely nationalistic Breton songs, Barzaz. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Breton folk: an artistic tour in Brittany Item Preview. A collection of nine classic Breton folk-songs for voice and piano. Originally published in and composed by Liza : Liza Lehmann.

The depth and resonance of Breton folklore reflects its strong oral tradition, with storytelling still a prominent form of public entertainment today.

This is a society which highly values its past. Poetry and song have always been natural means of communication in everyday life, reflecting the popular nature of Breton.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Blackburn, Henry, Breton folk. Boston, Osgood, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.

e Breton mythology is the mythology or corpus of explanatory and heroic tales originating in Brittany. The Bretons are the descendants of insular Britons who. Genre/Form: Maps: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Blackburn, Henry, Breton folk.

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See what's new with book lending at the Internet Archive Breton Folk: An Artistic Tour in Brittany Item Preview remove-circle. A collection of nine classic Breton folk-songs for voice and piano.

Originally published in and composed by Liza Lehmann. Songs include: Sir Fanch and the Fairy, I dreamt my love was singing, Breton Folk-Songs - Sheet Music for Voice and Piano - Read book online.

Breton Folk: An Artistic Tour Through Brittany (Henry Blackburn), Napoleon (William O’Connor Morris), Les Aventures de Telemaque, The Pious Instructor: Genre: History, Religion: Binding: Leather, Hardcover: Publisher: Sampson Low Marston Searle & Rivington: Publication Year: Place of Publication: London: Number of Books: 4.

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Download and read online for free Breton Folk: An Artistic Tour in Brittany by henry blackburn Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.Folk Tales of Brittany, by Elsie Masson Some of the stories in this book are unpublished hitherto in their present form--the subjects of them being taken from the ancient folk songs of Barzaz-Breize, or from oral tradition.

Others are translated from the old collection of legends gathered in the Breton language, from the Breton.