ComhaltasLive #364 (Full Programme)

Highlights from Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2011 in Cavan.

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00:00 At a street session at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2011 in Cavan, concert flute player Marcas Ó Murchú, with harp accompaniment by Cathy Potter, plays two reels: “Ríl na Féirste” and “The Donegal Reel”. They are joined for a Brush Dance by Marcas’ wife Caitríona.
02:35 Winning the All-Ireland Senior Fiddle Title for 2011 in Cavan, Tara Breen, CCÉ Douglas, Cork plays a hornpipe.
05:19 All-Ireland Senior Fiddle Slow Airs Champion for 2011 Lydia Warnock, CCÉ Fred Finn, Leitrim.
09:21 At Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2011 in Cavan, banjo player Mick O’Connor from London joins Aoife and Deirdre Granville (flute and harp) and Maura Walsh (concertina), all from Co. Kerry. They play three reels: “The Kerry Reel”, “Mossy Banks” and “The Otter’s Holt”.
14:15 Mary (flute) and Josie Nugent (octave fiddle), originally from Doora Barefield, Ennis, Co. Clare play two reels at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2011 in Cavan: “The Fisherman’s Island” (composed by Ed Reavy) and “Hills and Hollows” (composed by Josie), which incidentally is the title of their recent CD.
17:00 All Ireland Under-18 Tin Whistle Slow Airs Champion for 2011 Klara O’Sullivan, CCÉ Sliabh Mish, Co. Kerry, plays the air “Slán le Maigh”. Klara’s teacher is Pádraig Buckley.
20:21 All-Ireland Under-18 Button Accordion Champion 2011, Fergus Bogue, CCÉ Ballinagh, Co. Cavan plays a hornpipe followed by “Berehaven Reel” composed by Finbar O’Dwyer.
23:21 Taking Second Place in the Under-18 Fiddle Competition 2011 in Cavan, Claire Ann Kearns, CCÉ Cill Achaidh, Co. Offaly plays “Lad O’Byrne’s Hornpipe” composed by Ed Reavy.
25:22 Reel played by Deirdre Maher, CCÉ Dubhghail, Dublin in the Under-18 Fiddle Competition at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2011 in Cavan.

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21 November 2011
Created By
Willie Fogarty
Performers/Subjects Instruments
Marcas Ó Murchú Flute
Cathy Potter Harp
Caitríona Ní Murchú Dance
Tara Breen Fiddle
Lydia Warnock Fiddle
Mick O'Connor Banjo
Aoife Granville Flute
Deirdre Granville Harp
Maura Walsh Concertina
Mary Nugent Flute
Josie Nugent Octave Fiddle
Klara O'Sullivan Tin Whistle
Fergus Bogue Button Accordion
Claire Ann Kearns Fiddle
Deirdre Maher Fiddle

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