Presented to you in two halves – one on 16th and second on 17th March, both at 8pm – Enjoy an evening of traditional Irish music with duos of great Irish musicians performing live from both sides of the Atlantic. A specially commissioned gig, curated by Leonard Barry especially for this year’s St. Patrick’s Festival – it’s the perfect way to kick off the celebrations. Join us for a feast of traditional Irish music.
FEATURING ON 16th MARCH 2021 at 8pm
Colin Farrell and Kevin Crawford (Flute and Fiddle)
Kevin and Colin are members of award winning Irish traditional group Lúnasa. As a group they have sold over a quarter of a million records and performed over 2,000 shows across 36 countries. Tonight they will be performing live from the USA.
Mick O’ Brien and Ciara Ní Bhriain (Pipes and Fiddle)
Dubliner Mick O’Brien is one of Ireland’s most acclaimed uilleann pipers, he has toured extensively and recorded with the likes of The Dubliners and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra. Playing live from Dublin he will be joined by his Fleadh Cheoil winning daughter Ciara on fiddle.
Mick McAuley & John Doyle (Accordion and Fiddle)
Kilkenny local Mick, and Dublin man John were both members of the trad band Solas and are stalwarts of the Irish music scene. Hailing from Callan, Mick has collaborated with the likes of Sting, Patti Larkin and Mick Hanly. While John is a Grammy nominated artist, who has played with all the greats of Irish music.
Dermot Byrne and Steve Cooney (Accordion and Guitar)
Dermot, a native of Donegal, has been a member of Altan and has performed with the Chieftains and Frankie Gavin. Irish based Australian musician Steve has played with Altan, The Chieftains, Clannad and Andy Irvine. They’ll be performing live from Donegal.
To see these fantastic performances at 8pm on 16th March click here