ComhaltasLive #215: More from Scoil Éigse (Full Programme)

This week: More music from Scoil Éigse, and the fiddle competition tutors’ recital of Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann in Letterkenny 2006.

Time Segment
00.00 A rendition of reels: “The Hare’s Paw,” which is this week’s tutorial, and “Mary McMahon’s” played by Donegal native Bríd Harper on fiddle and button accordionist Danny O’Mahoney from Co. Kerry. Brid and Danny were tutors at Scoil Éigse.
03.23 A selection of jigs commencing with “The Blooming Meadows” played by nine of the Scoil Éigse tutors. Front Row (left to right): Noírín Ní Shúilleabháin, Kathleen Nesbitt, Connie O’Connell, Nicky McAuliffe, Paddy Ryan. Back Row (L to R): Anne McAuliffe, Maeve Ní Lochlainn, Síobhán Ní Chonnáráin, Maria Lynn McHugh (piano).
06.16 A variety of music played by St Cecilia’s Grúpa Cheoil from New York, USA.
15.02 A tin whistle duet from two of the accordian players in the last group - St Cecilia’s Grúpa Cheoil New York USA. Nicole O’Grady and Kathleen McMahon play a jig composed by Joannie Madden, “The Cat’s Meow”
16.48 An Ed Reavy composisiton “In Memory of Coleman” (reel) played in the Under-18 fiddle competition by Eibhlín Ní Ealaithe from Templeglantine CCÉ Co. Limerick.
18.22 We conclude this week’s program with a slip jig: “Will you Come Down to Limerick” played by Bernadette Nic Gabhainn from CCE Cill Dhéagláin , Co. Meath.

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1 July, 2007
Created By
Willie Fogarty
Performers/Subjects Instruments
Brid Harper Fiddle
Danny O'Mahoney Button Accordion
Nóirín Ní Shuilleabhain Whistle
Kathleen Nesbitt Fiddle
Connie O’Connell Fiddle
Nicky McAuliffe Fiddle
Paddy Ryan Fiddle
Anne McAuliffe Flute
Maeve Ní Lochlainn Concertina
Síobhán Ní Chonnáráin Flute
Maria Lynn McHugh Piano
St. Cecilia's Grúpa Cheoil
Nicole O’Grady Whistle
Kathleen McMahon Whistle
Eibhlín Ní Ealaithe Fiddle
Bernadette Nic Gabhainn Fiddle

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