ComhaltasLive #314 (Full Programme)

More Highlights from Fleadh 2009 and other concerts.

Time Segment
00:00 Fiddle player Dylan Foley from Pearl River, New York, USA plays three reels, “The Humours of Castlefin”, “The High Road of Glin” (composed by Martin Mulvihill) and “The Cavan Reel” at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2009. Dylan took 1st place at the Under-18 Fiddle Competition in 2008.
03:33 Recorded at the 50th Anniversary Celebrity Concert of Lixnaw Comhaltas, Co. Kerry on the 6th of February 2010; a selection of reels: “The Belle’s of Tipperary” and “The Gatehouse Maid”, played by three concert flute players, Eilish Sullivan, Tom Sullivan and Maeve McSweeney
06:06 Recorded at the Scoil Éigse Tutors Concert at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2009, fiddle player (and chairperson of the Fleadh organising committee) Attracta Brady plays a selection of jigs composed by her father John, with bodhrán accompaniment by her husband Ned.
08:28 Three reels popularised by Joe Cooley - “The Scholar”, “The Skylark” and “Roaring Mary” - played at the 25th Annual Cooley/Collins Festival Concert in Gort, Co. Galway on the 25th of October, 2009 by Charlie Harris (accordion), Maeve Donnelly (fiddle), Eamon Cotter (flute) and Geraldine Cotter (piano)
12:49 In the Under-18 Fiddle Competition 2009, Rhona Lynch from CCE KIll Aichidh, Co. Offaly plays an Ed Reavy Reel, “In Memory of Coleman”.
14:22 Rosie Ferguson from CCE Rinn Mhic Chiolla Rua, Co. Down plays a jig in the Under-18 Fiddle Competition at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2009 in Tullamore, Co. Offaly
16:17 Reel played by Siobhán McArdle from Glasgow, Scotland in the Under-18 Fiddle Competition at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2009.
17:54 Taking 2nd place in the Senior Céilí Band Competition at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2009, the Shannonvale Céilí Band from Co. Kerry play “The Boatswood March”. Band members are: Sheila Garry, Diarmuid O’Brien and Geraldine Callaghan, fiddles; Marianne Brown and Eamon Riordan, flutes; Alan Egan, concertina; Brian Mooney, banjo; Danny O’Mahony, accordion; Jimmy Sparling, drums and Patsy Broderick on piano.

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18 April 2010
Created By
Willie Fogarty
Performers/Subjects Instruments
Dylan Foley Fiddle
Eilish Sullivan, Tom Sullivan and Maeve McSweeney Flute
Attracta Brady Fiddle
Charlie Harris Accordion
Maeve Donnelly Fiddle
Eamon Cotter Flute
Geraldine Cotter Piano
Rhona Lynch Fiddle
Rosie Ferguson Fiddle
Siobhán McArdle Fiddle
The Shannonvale Céilí Band
Ned Brady Bodhrán

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