Oral History Project 1950-1990

Our 2018 Oral History Project

With support from a Minnesota Historical Society grant, CJAC’s Eoin McKiernan Library did its first oral history project on the Irish music community of the Twin Cities. Irish Music and Musicians in the Twin Cities Community: 1950-1990 consists of conversations between interviewer Dáithí Sproule and 14 community members.

Click the narrator (interviewee) below to listen to their interview and access its transcript.



Jenny Bach
Tom Dahill
Sam Dillon
Jamie Gans
Ann Heymann
Charlie Heymann
Sheila Jordan
Nick Lethert
Laura MacKenzie
John McCormick
Marty McHugh
Cindy Tritz
Pete Tritz
Mike Whelan