ComhaltasLive #356 (Full Programme)

ComhaltasLive Programme #356

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00:00 Selection of jigs played by the Awbeg Céilí Band, Cork at the Munster Fleadh Cheoil, which was held in Ballincollig, Co. Cork in July, 2011. The Band took first place in the competition.
02:51 At the Munster Fleadh Cheoil 2011 the Knocklanes Céilí Band from Spanish Point, Co. Clare play a selection of reels, commencing with “The Kerry Reel”.
05:29 Duet Shane Keating and Aisling Vaughan (uillean pipes and concertina respectively), from CCÉ Niall O’Cathasaigh, Ballincollig, Co. Cork, play a selection of jigs: “The Pipe on the Hob” (three-part version) and “The Humours of Ballyloughlin”. Recorded at the Munster Fleadh Cheoil 2011.
09:27 Four young musicians recorded at the Munster Fleadh in Ballincollig, Co. Cork (left to right): Gearóid (banjo) and Darragh Curtin (fiddle), Brian O’Leary (accordion) and Suzanne Curtin (concert flute). The Curtin family are from Templeglantine CCÉ, Limerick and Brian O’Leary is from Gneevenaguilla, Co. Kerry. Incidentally, Brian is grandson of the legendary accordion player the late Johnny O’Leary. They play a selection of reels: “The Honeymoon Reel” and “O’Dwyer’s Reel”.
12:38 Recorded at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2006 in Letterkenny, Co. Donegal, fiddle players John McEvilly from Mayo and Oisín Mac Diarmada play two reels: “The Cameronion” and “The Pretty Girls of Mayo”.
16:16 Concert Flute player Marcus Ó Murchú plays a very old jig called “Nancy Hynes’ Jig” and a jig which he himself composed called “Port Róise”, called after his daughter, who incidentally can be seen enjoying the provious item (John and Oisín).
18:38 Dublin accordion player Daniel O’Regan plays a reel recorded at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 1999, when he won the All-Ireland Under-18 title.
20:35 At Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 1999 in Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, The Táin Céilí Band from Dundalk, Co. Louth, winning their second of three All-Irelands in a row, play a selection of reels ending with “The Bucks of Oranmore”.

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13 August 2011
Created By
Willie Fogarty
Performers/Subjects Instruments
The Awbeg Céilí Band
The Knocklanes Céilí Band
Shane Keating Uilleann Pipes
Aisling Vaughan Concertina
Gearóid Curtin Banjo
Darragh Curtin Fiddle
Brian O'Leary Accordion
Suzanne Curtin Flute
John McEvilly Fiddle
Oisín Mac Diarmada Fiddle
Marcus Ó Murchú Flute
Daniel O'Regan Accordion
The Táin Céílí Band

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Programme: ComhaltasLive #356

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