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• Special Projects •
Cable TV AppearancesTV/VideoSoundtrack

(This list is not complete)


Cable TV Appearances:

1995, TCI Cablevision of North Attleboro/Taunton, The Russ Gorman Show

1990, Heritage Cable Vision, "Traditional Music in the Blackstone Valley"

TV/Video Soundtrack:

"Fur and Feathers" produced, directed and animated by Celia Kendrick (Bronze Medal winner of '92 Student Academy Awards, CA)

"Along the Blackstone" a 50 part video project which utilizes the music and performance of Mance while in the group Pendragon receiving several awards for public service in education at the New England Cable Television Assoc. Awards. Several episodes from the series have aired nationally on A&E's The History Channel.


Storytellers (provided live musical background):

Allison and the Blackstone written and told by Marc Joel Levitt (author's comment)

The Wonderful Tune by William Cox & Richard McHugh, told by Jack Whyte (author's comment)


Plays (provided musical background, either recorded or live):

Brown University Theatre Dept., "Graniel," RI

Trinity Repertory Company, "Dancing at Lughnasa," RI

Tom Robert's "A State of Hope: Irish Immigration During the Potato Famine," presented by The Newport Historical Society, & funded in part by grants from the N.E.A., as distributed through The Rhode Island Committee for the Humanities, also receiving a letter of support from Mary Robinson, President of Ireland

1995 Celtic Revels Summer Celebration, MA

1997 Christmas Revels, TX with Seamus Connolly, Paddy Keenan, Aine Minogue, Jimmy Noonan, Tony Cuffe, and Mance Grady


Dance (provided live musical background):

Island Moving Company, "Celtic Verses," choreography by Carol Poole

Cumberland Dance Theatre, "The Faire," choreography by Peter Bramante

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