Handed Down – Kerry Music in New York in the 1950s

Handed Down – Kerry Music in New York in the 1950s

A knock on PJ Teahan’s door back in April of this year brought the welcome news of a musical goldmine found in a house in Lisheen, Gneeveguilla. Devotees of Sliabh Luachra Music will be onto the fact already that this is no ordinary house but that of the late and great Denis and Julia Murphy…

Ciarán’s Rare US Archival Recordings for Handed Down Airing

Ciarán’s Rare US Archival Recordings for Handed Down Airing

The 2018/19 season’s Handed Down series will finish with a special presentation of rare archival recordings made in America. However, the subject material is of very local interest – according to series founder member, PJ Teahan. Burns Library Event Film footage from the Burns Library Event during the Summer of 2000 at Boston College includes…

Change in Advertised Handed Down Programme for 27th

Change in Advertised Handed Down Programme for 27th

Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond his control, Matt Cranitch has had to postpone his advertised talk in the Handed Down series in Scartaglin and it has been rescheduled into next season’s run. The Handed Down event on Saturday, January 27th has been given the working title: Creating a Sliabh Luachra Archive – Preserving Our Identity…