- comhaltasLive #462_6:Brú Ború singers
- 16 March 2015
Brú Ború singers Seán Ó Sé and Nora Butler with “Ireland Boys Hurray” lead off a selection of reels by the Group’s musicians and dancers on the historic occasion of the presentation of the European Citizen’s Prize to Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann at Brú Ború, Cashel, Co. Tipperary on Saturday 24th January 2015.
- comhaltasLive #460_6:a concert in Hawks Well Theatre in Sligo at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2014
- 1 March 2015
At a concert in Hawks Well Theatre in Sligo at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2014, Angelina Carberry on banjo and her father Peter on accordion play a selection of jigs - “The green fields of Woodford” and “The girl of the house”.
- comhaltasLive #460_4:a street session at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2014 in Sligo
- 27 February 2015
At a street session at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2014 in Sligo, concertina player Ann Marie Bell, CCE, Fred Finn, Sligo and fiddle player Éadaoin NÍ Mhaicín, CCE, Caisleán a’ Bharraigh, Co. Mayo, play a selection of jigs commencing with “The hole in the hedge”.
- comhaltasLive #460_1: Keelan McGrath (Ballycommon CCE) on accordion and Blaithín Kennedy (Ormond CC
- 24 February 2015
From Nenagh, Co. Tipperary, Keelan McGrath (Ballycommon CCE) on accordion and Blaithín Kennedy (Ormond CCE) on fiddle, who took 2nd place in U-15 Duets at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2014 in Sligo. They play a reel recorded at Brú Ború, Cashel, Co. Tipperary on 4th Oct. 2014.
- ComhaltasLive #459:Full program
- 21 February 2015
Comhaltas Live 459 Full
- comhaltasLive #459_9:Uileann Piper John Traynor
- 19 February 2015
Uileann Piper John Traynor from Monaghan plays two Hornpipes - Alexander’s HP and Kildare Fancy. Recorded in St. Patrick’s College, Drumcondra, Dublin on 20th November 2014.
- comhaltasLive #459_7:Hornpipe played in Senior Concertina competition
- 17 February 2015
Hornpipe played in Senior Concertina competition at Fl. C. na hÉireann 2014 in Sligo by Lisa Ní Cheallaigh, CCÉ, Corofin, Co. Galway.
- comhaltasLive #459_5:An informal session at Fl. C. na hÉireann 2014
- 15 February 2015
An informal session at Fl. C. na hÉireann 2014 in Sligo with a group of musicians including Mary Murray (piano), Martin Connolly (accordion), Tony O’ Rourke from Melbourne, Australia (guitar), Seamus McMahon (fiddle) and Anita Broderick (whistle). They play a selection of jigs - The Luck Penny and The Idle road
- comhaltasLive #459_4:Christina Smith
- 14 February 2015
Christina Smith, CCE, Irish Ministrels, Glasgow, Scotland, plays a reel The Green Fields of Glentown in the Senior Fiddle Competition at Fl. C. na hÉireann 2014 in Sligo.
- comhaltasLive #459_2:All-Ireland U-18 Fiddle champion 2014, Sarah O’ Gorman
- 12 February 2015
459.2 All-Ireland U-18 Fiddle champion 2014, Sarah O’ Gorman CCE, Cr. na gComarach, Co.Waterford plays a hornpipe The Drunken Sailor in the competition at Fl. C. na hÉireann 2014 in Sligo.
- ComhaltasLive #459_1:the Knocknashee Céilí Band
- 11 February 2015
Taking 2nd place at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2014 in Sligo, the Knocknashee Céilí Band, CCE Paddy Killoran, Sligo, play a Barndance. Band members are : Fiddles - Darragh Healy, Laura Beagon, John McEvilly: Flutes - Gillian O’ Malley, Cian Kerins; Button Accordion - Daithi Gormley; Piano Accordion - Declan Payne; Banjo - Theresa O’ Grady; Piano - Kate McHugh; Drums - Michael Sheridan.
- ComhaltasLive #458:Full program
- 10 February 2015
Comhaltas live 458
- comhaltasLive #458_6:The Dunamaise Céilí Band from Portlaoise
- 8 February 2015
The Dunamaise Céilí Band from Portlaoise, Co. Laois play a selection of reels The Duke of Leinster and Andy McGann’s, in the Senior Céili Band competition at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2014 in Sligo. Band members are - Erin McGeown, Phil Clarke, Susan Miller and Áine McGeeney on fiddles; Niamh Furlong and Pauric Stapleton on flutes: Mary O’Reilly, accordion: Kylie Moynagh, concertina: Aoife Greene, piano and Colm Phelan on drums.
- comhaltasLive #458_3:A selection of reels
- 5 February 2015
458.3 Kincora Accordion maker Martin Connolly is joined by his son Damien and Michael McMenamin on fiddles for a selection of reels, Trim the Velvet and The Sligo Maid, at a session at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2014 in Sligo. Martin is playing a very popular 2-voice model of the Kincora.
- comhaltasLive #458_2:A selection of jigs
- 4 February 2015
458.2 Eimear McCague, Monaghan, on fiddle, Sarah Meehan, Dublin, on concertina and Paul O’ Sullivan, Wexford on piano, play a selection of jigs (Spórt by Peadar Ó Riada and The Spotted Dog by Joannie Madden). Recorded in St. Patrick’s College, Drumcondra, Dublin on 20th November 2014.
- ComhaltasLive #458_1:Knockmore, All-Ireland Céilí Band champions 2014
- 3 February 2015
458.1 Knockmore, All-Ireland Céilí Band champions 2014, play a selection of reels (Sean Nugent’s and The Foxhunter) at a concert in Lisnaskea in their native Co. Fermanagh on 29th October 2014. Banjo player Tomás Quinn was unavoidably absent from this performance. The victorious Band members were - Maria Connolly, Maggie Maguire and Michael Kerr on fiddles; Lorena Maguire and Aisling McPhillips on flutes; Christopher Maguire on accordion: Ciarán Hanna on concertina: Tomás Quinn on banjo: Ronan Warnock on piano and Kieran Leonard on drums. Fear a’ti for the Lisnaskea Concert was Martin Donoghue.
- ComhaltasLive #448-5: Aislinn Fegan
- 21 September 2014
After taking first place in All-Ireland Under-18 Banjo Competition, Aislinn Fegan, CCÉ Rinn Mhic Giolla Rua, Co. Down plays a reel - “The Kylebrack Rambler” - in a street session at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2014. Aisling is daughter of the late Caroline Judge, a highly respected accordion player and member of the All-Ireland winning St. Colmcille’s Céilí Band from CCÉ St. Albans, England.