This jam packed weekend features three wonderful acts to delight our folk fans and promises to be a truly wonderful weekend.
Fri 10 May, 8pm
Take three iconic fiddle players – Cathal Hayden, Dezi Donnelly & Tola Custy, add a fantastic engine room – John Joe Kelly and Ed Boyd, and the results are one unique gig. Through their playing, these five extraordinary musicians have become ambassadors for traditional Irish music all over the world. Together they created a sound that is truly sublime.
A real treat!
Sat 11 May, 8pm
Highland troubadour Rachel Sermanni has been casting spells across the country with her beautifully crafted folk-noir. The Scottish singer has supported Mumford & Sons, Michael Kiwanuka and Elvis Costello winning over audiences with her range of captivating ballads.
Máirtín O’ Connor, Donal Lunny & Zoë Conway
Sun 12 May, 8pm
This dream tour brings together the dazzling talents of three of the country’s finest musicians. The consummate button box player, Máirtín Ó Connor one of the driving forces behind the Riverdance phenomenon. Fiddle player Zoë Conway is an awesome talent equally at home playing and singing Latin jazz . However, traditional Irish music remains close to her heart, witnessed in her highly-acclaimed solo albums. Guitar and bouzouki player Dónal Lunny needs no introduction, having made his name as a member of the hugely influential groups Planxty, The Bothy Band, Altan and Moving Hearts. A gifted composer, arranger and producer.
To Book for the Folk Festival Weekend please call Box Office on 071 91 61518.
€30/€20 Under 12′s