ComhaltasLive #216: Senior Céilí Band Competition 2006 (Full Programme)

This week we feature some of the bands in the senior céilí band competition at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2006 in Letterkenny. Note: all bands are required to play four selctions of tunes.

Time Segment
00:00 First, representing Britain, the Leeds Céilí Band with a selection of jigs, and then a hornpipe.
04:11 From Co. Galway, the Oranmore Céilí Band with a seelction of reels.
06:36 From Co. Galway, the Oranmore Céilí Band with a selection of jigs.
11:00 Representing Ulster, Crosskeys Céilí Band from Co Monaghan with a selection of reels.
13:23 Jigs from Crosskeys Céilí Band. The second tune, often known as “The Hill On the Road” is this week’s Tutorial.
15:47 This hornpipe and selection of reels are played by Ceoltóirí na Mainistreach from Ennis, Co. Clare.
8 July, 2007
Created By
Willie Fogarty
Performers/Subjects Instruments
Leeds Céilí Band
Oranmore Céilí Band
Crosskeys Céilí Band
Ceoltóirí na Mainistreach Céilí Band

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