Planxty
Planxty Planx"ty, n. [Cf. L. plangere to mourn aloud.] (Mus.) An Irish or Welsh melody for the harp, sometimes of a mournful character. [1913 Webster]

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  • Planxty — Жанр Фолк рок Кельтский рок Ирландская народная музыка Годы 1972 1976 1978 1983 …   Википедия

  • Planxty — est un groupe de musiciens irlandais qui marqua la musique irlandaise des années 1970, et contribua au renouveau de la musique folk, notamment en France. Sommaire 1 Quatre garçons contre le vent 2 Les musiciens de Planxty 3 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Planxty — war eine irische Folkmusikgruppe, die in den frühen 1970er Jahren gegründet wurde. Sie spielte überwiegend irische Traditionals, aber auch zeitgenössische Lieder. Dabei hat Planxty vor allem althergebrachte irische akustische Instrumente… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • planxty — (n.) in Irish music, harp tune of a sportive and animated character, 1790, of unknown origin, evidently not a native Irish word; some suggest ultimate derivation from L. plangere to strike, beat …   Etymology dictionary

  • Planxty — Infobox musical artist | Name = Planxty Img capt = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Kildare/Dublin, Ireland Genre = Traditional Years active = 1972 – 1983, 2004 – Present Label = Associated acts = Christy Moore URL = Current members =… …   Wikipedia

  • planxty — ˈplaŋkstē noun ( es) Etymology: origin unknown 1. : an Irish melody for the harp written in triplets and slower than the jig 2. : a dance to a planxty …   Useful english dictionary

  • planxty — planx·ty …   English syllables

  • Planxty (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Planxty Type = Album Artist = Planxty Released = 1973 Recorded = Genre = Celtic Length = 43:13 Label = Shanachie Produced = Phil Coulter Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4.5|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg… …   Wikipedia

  • Turlough Carolan — Retrato de Turlough Carolan, obra de R.B. Armstrong. The Irish and Highland Harps , Edimburgo, David Douglas, 1904. Turlough Carolan (Meath, 1670 – Roscommon, 25 de marzo 1738): músico ambulante, arpista y cantante ciego considerado por algunos… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Turlough Carolan — Portrait of Turlough Carolan, from R.B. Armstrong The Irish and Highland Harps , Edinburgh, David Douglas, 1904. Turlough Carolan, also known as Turlough O Carolan,[1] (Irish: Toirdhealbhach Ó Cearbhalláin; Irish pronunciation:  …   Wikipedia

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