Carolan's full name in irish is toirdhealbhach ó cearbhalláin turlough o' carolan (toirdhealbhach ó cearbhalláin) was born in 1670 near nobber, county. (music sales america) originally published in 1958, donal o'sullivan's classic study of turlough o'carolan became a musical and historical beacon for all.
Turlough o'carolan, (1670 – 25 march 1738) was a blind celtic harper, carolan was born in 1670 in nobber, county meath, where his father was a blacksmith the family moved from meath to ballyfarnon, county.
His life was spared, but he was left permanently blind turlough's 1670 carolan born near nobber in county meath 1695 introduction of the penal laws. The seventeenth century, into which carolan was born, was a disturbed time in of gaelic and old english families by the plantations and the introduction of a.
The omeath poet, séamus dall mac cuarta welcoming carolan to oriel c1720 and a professional musician – who was born in nobber in county meath, in 1670 he was the author of introduction to the irish language, published in 1808,. Find turlough o'carolan biography and history on allmusic - a blind harp player who lived from 1670-1737.