LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 15.5

Help for GAELIC-L Archives

GAELIC-L Archives

GAELIC-L Archives


Next Message | Previous Message
Next in Topic | Previous in Topic
Next by Same Author | Previous by Same Author
Chronologically | Most Recent First
Proportional Font | Monospaced Font


Join or Leave GAELIC-L
Reply | Post New Message
Search Archives


Re: Ceoltóir Clúiteach á Ceiliúradh i gCathair na Mart | Féile John McGrath this weekend in Westport


Marion Gunn <[log in to unmask]>


GAELIC Language Bulletin Board <[log in to unmask]>


Thu, 20 May 2010 11:48:18 +0100





text/plain (57 lines)

GRMA, a Oonagh. Á scaipeadh sin anois.

(Passing on your notice of great trad wkend to e-groups SEANCHAS-L and
IRTRAD-L, srl.)

Foinse/Source: [log in to unmask]


Féile John McGrath - Ceoltóir Clúiteach á Ceiliúradh i gCathair na Mart
Dé hAoine 21 Beatlaine - Dé Sathairn 22 Bealtaine
(English version below)

Tionólfar seimineár ar shaol agus shaothar John McGrath, ceoltóir,
múinteoir agus cumadóir ceoil a rugadh i nGaeltacht Iorrais, in
iarthuaisceart Mhaigh Eo, an deireadh seachtaine seo i gCathair na Mart.
Ceann de laochra móra cheol traidisiúnta na hÉireann ab ea McGrath, a
bhfuil dearmad déanta anois air ag formhór ceoltóirí na linne seo...

The programme for the weekend encompasses key aspects of traditional
Mayo culture, topics to be explored include hedge schools and sean-nós
singing, John McGrath, field-recordings and Mayo music and songs...

               Dé hAoine 21 Bealtaine | Friday 21 May
7.30pm Reception/Fáiltiú
8.00pm Official opening by Ben Lennon
8.15pm Ceol na nÓgánach
8.30pm Hedge Schools of Ireland — Jimmy Deenihan TD
 9.00pm The Golden Age of Irish Music Recording in New York
presented by Harry Bradshaw RTÉ
10.00pm Singing Club & Traditional Music session

Dé Sathairn 22 Bealtaine | Saturday 22 May
11.00am The bloom of youth — young, local musicians play a
selection of John McGrath’s music
11.20am Patrick Lynch — Champion and scion of Edward Bunting,
researched and presented by Úna Quinn
12.00 Amhráin mhóra Mhaigh Eo — Máirtín Mac Donnchadha
12.30pm Question and Answer session
 1.00pm Lunch
7.00pm From Battlefield to Bóithrín, Basel to Ballymote, how the
wooden flute was colonised by Ireland — Fintan Vallely
7.45pm The legacy of John McGrath — Vincent McGrath (Nephew)
8.30pm Discussion
 9.00pm John McGrath Memorial Concert in Knockranny House Hotel
C Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann - Cathair na Mart T: (087)
691 3083 R: [log in to unmask]
Oonagh Kelleher
Oifigeach Forbartha na Gaeilge
Comhairle Contae Mhaigh Eo
Teil: 094 904 7541/087 6972922
R-phost: [log in to unmask]


Back to: Top of Message | Previous Page | Main GAELIC-L Page



CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager