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Thesis 1

Thesis Title: Musical Exploration of the Sabbath Morning Service in Dublin's Orthodox Jewish Community
Degree Type: PhD
Degree Specialism: Musicology
Supervisor(s): Dr. Helen Phelan
Thesis Status: Accepted
Date Submitted / Accepted: August 2012
Institution Submitting / Submitted To: University of Limerick
Persons / Composers: Jewish clergy and laypeople resident in Ireland since 1920
Genres / Musical Instruments: Liturgical music, vocal
Time Frame: Ninety years
Key Issues / Concepts: To trace the origins and development of synagogue music in Dublin over the past century; to record and acknowledge exponents of this music; to provide comparisons between the many alternative versions of the Sabbath service practised in Dublin; to ascertain the existence of a style of Jewish music unique to Dublin.

Thesis 2

Thesis Title: The compositional style of Francis Poulenc : An exploration of the text and music of Chansons Gaillardes
Degree Type: MA
Degree Specialism: Musicology
Thesis Status: Accepted
Date Submitted / Accepted: 2004
Institution Submitting / Submitted To: NUI, Maynooth
No. of Volumes (no. of pages): 1 (66pp.) + I CD-ROM
Thesis Location / Link: NUI, Maynooth Library

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Current Institution Affiliation: Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, University of Limerick
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