Sgioba ‘Language in Lyrics’ a’ leudachadh // ‘Language in Lyrics’ team expanding (1/2)

It has been wonderful to be able to call in the energy and expertise of some additional members of the Language in Lyrics team recently. Working mostly on shorter-term projects, their input has been invaluable as we progress with song cataloguing, database management and developing plans to take the project further in the coming years... … Continue reading Sgioba ‘Language in Lyrics’ a’ leudachadh // ‘Language in Lyrics’ team expanding (1/2)

A’ cur eòlas air an sgioba: the Language in Lyrics team

  It's always nice to put faces to names, and know the people behind a project, so here's a wee intro to the team behind Language in Lyrics:   Dr. Heather Sparling: project director Heather is the Canada Research Chair in Musical Traditions and an Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology at Cape Breton University, where she … Continue reading A’ cur eòlas air an sgioba: the Language in Lyrics team

Ag èirigh air na h-òrain: launching Language in Lyrics

Fàilte oirbh! Welcome! We are delighted to be launching the Language in Lyrics project this month: a three-year partnership project with the aim of creating a comprehensive database of Nova Scotia Gaelic songs, and a lyrics-based corpus of  Nova Scotia Gaelic. Find out more details about the project here! We will be introducing the project through a … Continue reading Ag èirigh air na h-òrain: launching Language in Lyrics