Micheál Ó Súilleabháin – his Words of Praise Meant the World to Mike Kenny

Micheál Ó Súilleabháin – his Words of Praise Meant the World to Mike Kenny

The bonds of friendship are close in the world of music in Ireland. It’s a small world. Traditional music, in particular, draws its own circles and tightens those bonds. Castleisland came firmly within that circle midway through the last century with the activity of the likes of Patrick O’Keeffe, Denis Murphy, Julia Clifford and many…

It’s Back – Scoil Cheoil an Earraigh

It’s Back – Scoil Cheoil an Earraigh

Scoil Cheoil an Earraigh is back, bigger and better and packed to the rafters with music events for all ages and interests. Events kicked off on Wednesday and continue through to Sunday 26th. The major draws are the classes and the three major concerts. Classes took place on Thursday and will again on Friday and…