St Patrick’s Day – a quiet celebration of the bands of Ireland’s past

To mark St Patrick’s Day, as we probably can’t celebrate it as we normally would, here are a few Irish brass bands of the past, together with a few celebratory postcards – which I suspect were not produced by an Irishman!

Those wanting to find out a bit more about the bands of Ireland, whilst self-isolating or otherwise, can read the “Brass Bands of Ireland”
https://www.academia.edu/38234853/Brass_Bands_of_Ireland_-_a_historical_directory

Sinn Fein Brass Band, 1919Victuallers Brass Band, LimerickKilfenora Brass Band, 1909Gurteen Brass Band, County LeitrimDungarvan Brass Band, 1909stp6a00e5509ea6a18834017ee95a5f1a970d6a00e5509ea6a18834017ee95a5ae5970d-500wi

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