The Donegal Fiddle Tradition

donegal-fiddle2.irWorkshop, Talk and Recital

             Saturday 25thApril 2015 – The Wee Hall Culdaff

The Inishowen Traditional Music Project along with Cairdeas na bhFidiléirí hosts The   Donegal Fiddle Tradition to look at the varying styles and repertoire in Donegal fiddle playing.

Workshops 11pm-1pm (Intermediate -advanced) Tutors  include Paul O’Shaughnessy and Martin Mc Ginley . This workshop is aimed at intermediate to advanced players. Booking is essential in order to facilitate levels. Workshop fee is €10 which includes admission to talk and recital.

Talk from 1.30pm-3.00pm Martin Mc Ginley will give an introduction to the varying styles in Donegal fiddle playing, and give a brief look at musicians such as Johnny Doherty, Con Cassidy, James Byrne who inspired and influenced many.

Recital 3.30pm-4.30pm. The recital will feature workshop tutors : Paul O’Shaughnessy, Martin Mc Ginley, and  will be joined by legendary Inishowen fiddler Dinny Mc Laughlin. Recital fee €5/families €10. All welcome.

Workshop 11-1pm                    (fee €10 includes admission to talk and recital)

Talk 1.30-3.00pm, Everyone is welcome to attend the recital

Recital 3.30-4.30pm      (fee €5, families €10)

Bookings can be made with Roisin (087)7528639 or Clodagh (086)1522322

 

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