British Places And Rauf De Boun's Bruit, 2011 Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona
British Places And Rauf De Boun's Bruit, Andrew Breeze
Journal of Literary Onomastics
Considers place names in Le Petit Bruit, a short prose chronicle of the early fourteenth century.
Tunepal: Searching A Digital Library Of Traditional Music Scores, 2011 Dublin Institute of Technology
Tunepal: Searching A Digital Library Of Traditional Music Scores, Bryan Duggan, Brendan O'Shea
Purpose – This paper aims to describe the Tunepal project as an example of a music information retrieval (MIR) system that is having an impact on how musicians access, learn and play traditional Irish music around the world. Design/methodology/approach – This paper describes the functionality of the Tunepal system: consisting of the tune corpus, the web site tunepal.org and mobile apps supporting iOS and Android OS. Tunepal facilitates query-by-title and query-by-playing music (QBP) searches and allows a musician to retrieve and playback scores amongst other supported functions. Findings – Tunepal has been favorably received and musicians report that the system ...
The Morrígan: A Trinity United, 2009 Sias International University, China
The Morrígan: A Trinity United, Olivia L. Blessing
Olivia L Blessing
The eeriness of Poe’s words has echoed down throughout the years to enthrall generation after generation with the verses’ sense of dismay, desperation, and fatality. Yet many have forgotten that, centuries earlier, the Celts were telling their own tales of shadowy ravens and tragic futures foretold. Many remain in the form of legends about their goddess of war—Morrígan. This goddess was a complex, triune character; comprehending the entirety of her power and importance in the Celtic myths requires an in-depth examination of her appearances in the old legends and the impact those tales had on the Celts.