6-8 Feb 2021
Carlingford, Co. Louth
We are busy working on another great festival line up for 2021 - check back later to find programme details!!
Here was our programme for 2020....
Friday 31st January
7pm Launch Concert at St. Michael's Hall, Newry Street, Carlingford
Featuring renowned local musicians Zoë Conway on fiddle and John Mc Intyre on guitar.
Also featuring Traditional Orchestra of Scoil Naomh Lorcan, Omeath
Tea and buns Followed by young musicians' session in St. Michael's Hall - all welcome!
Saturday 1st Feb
2pm - 5pm : workshops
Registration : 1.30pm
Venue : Bush Post Primary School (10 mins drive from Carlingford)
Student ticket costs €35/£30 and includes admission to all events.
Fiddle (Advanced) Dónal O'Connor
Fiddle (Intermediate) Zoë Conway
Tin Whistle (Advanced) Mary Bergin
Tin Whistle (Easy) Des Cafferkey
Pipes John Mc Sherry
Harp Laoise Kelly
Flute Éamon de Barra
Accordian Máirtín O'Connor
Concertina Edel Fox
Guitar John Mc Intyre
Singing Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh
Banjo Cathal Hayden
Bodhrán Robbie Harris
Sean nós dancing Edwina Guckian
All workshops limited to 15 places.
All workshops are for players with 3 years or more experience with the exception of the easy tin whistle class, singing and sean nos dancing.
To reserve a place please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the applicants' name, age, address, and contact telephone number and we will be in touch.
7:30pm Tutor Recital
Featuring all the above tutors playing solo and together.
Venue: St. Michael's Hall
Adm: Free for all Féile na Tána students / €10
Venue : Mc Kevitts Hotel, Carlingford - all welcome
Sunday 2nd Feb
4pm : Festival Concert at St. Michael's Hall
Featuring outstanding young groups from the locality and around Ireland;
Banna Ceoil CCE Craobh Dhún Dealgan
Faoi Gheasa, De La Salle College, Dundalk
Banna Ceoil CCE Carrickmacross
Breandán and Tiarnan O'Connell, Dublin
Music Generation Louth musicians
Venue: The Four Seasons Hotel, Carlingford - all welcome!
Create Louth / Comhairle Co. Lughaidh
The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaion
Councillor John Mc Gahon
Councillor Erin Mc Greehan
Lee Opticians, Warrenpoint
Hotel Four Seasons
The Village Hotel