ComhaltasLive #406 (Full Programme)



ComhaltasLive Programme #406.

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00:00 Participants at the North American Comhaltas Convention in the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel in Washington, April 2013, dance to a selection of O’Carolan’s Music by the popular group Irish Tradition. Members of the group are Brendan Mulvihill (fiddle), Billy McComisky (accordion) and Andy O’Brien (guitar).
03:57 Ten year old fiddle maestro Haley Richardson from Pearl River, New York plays two reels – “The Fisherman’s Island” (by Ed Reavy) and “Dowd’s Reel” – during an impromptu session at the Comhaltas Convention in Washington, April 2013. Guitar accompaniment is by Haley’s brother Dylan.
06:29 A reel danced by members of The Culkin School of Dancers together with sean nós dancer Siobhán Butler during the tournament at the North American Comhaltas Convention in Washington in April 2013. Music is provided by the popular group Celtic Thunder whose members are Terry Winch (accordion), Tony DeMarco (fiddle), Linda Hickman (flute and whistle), Dominick Murray (guitar and vocals) and Jesse Winch (bouzouki and bodhrán).
08:02 Fiddle player Brendan Mulvihill, Billy McComisky on accordion and Andy O’Brien on guitar (known collectively as the group The Irish Tradition) play a selection of reels ending with “The Boyne Hunt” at the North American Comhaltas Convention in Washington in April 2013.
10:45 New York fiddle player Tony DeMarco plays a jig and selection of reels ending with “The Mason’s Apron” for seann nós dancer Siobhán Butler (also from New York) ending with a brush dance during the North American Comhaltas Convention in Washington, April 2013.
13:47 Enjoying the sunshine outside the Marriott Hotel, Bethesda North in Washington during the North American Comhaltas Convention 2013 a group of musicians from many different places play a selection of reels ending with “Come West Along the Road”.

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Date
22 April 2013
Created By
Willie Fogarty
Source
ComhaltasLive
Performers/Subjects Instruments
Brendan Mulvihill Fiddle
Billy McComisky Accordion
Andy O'Brien Guitar
Haley Richardson Fiddle
Dylan Richardson Guitar
The Culkin School of Dancers Dance
Siobhán Butler Dance
Terry Winch Accordion
Tony DeMarco Fiddle
Linda Hickman Flute and Tin Whistle
Dominick Murray Guitar and Vocals
Jesse Winch Bouzouki and Bodhrán

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Programme: ComhaltasLive #406

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