Laments & Dances: Music from the Folk Traditions
- (Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo)
- Format: CD
Black's delightful suite incorporates themes by the 17th-century blind itinerant harper and composer Turlough O'Carolan-a wildly popular figure amongst lovers of Irish music. This five-movement, 25 minute work features a mix of poignant Irish laments and joyous jigs and reels.