Ciaran's Musica CodexA collection of medieval music research and resources
Ciaran mac Breandain
Lord Ciaran mac Breandain is a musician, music researcher, and occasional brewer in the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA). On this site, you can find information on transcriptions of medieval songs, original compositions by Ciaran, materials from classes he has taught, and notes on his brewing experiments.
Ciaran lives in the Barony of Windmaster’s Hill, in the fair Kingdom of Atlantia. He is apprenticed to Master Olivier de Bayonne, also of Atlantia. Ciaran has served his Barony and Kingdom as a previous Baronial Arts and Sciences Champion for Windmaster’s Hill, Exchequer of Windmaster’s Hill, and as both the current Kingdom Chatelain Social Media Deputy and a member of the Atlantia Royal Players.
His music, teaching, and service activities have been recognized by the Barony of Windmaster’s Hill as a Companion of the Boreas, by the Kingdom of Atlantia with an Award of Arms, a Silver Nautilus, and as a Companion of the Coral Branch, and by the Kingdom of the West as a Defender of the West, and a group award as a Paragon of Merriment. And finally, Ciaran pronounces his name as keer-an.