A repeat of Fleadh Cheoil on RTÉ 1 – Series starting on Friday 26th June at 8.30pm for a 6 week run, bringing us up to the start of Fleadh Cheoil 2015, which returns to Sligo between 9th-16th August. See www.fleadhcheoil.ie for details on events, concerts,competitions and much more.
Fleadh Cheoil is a series of six television programmes from the Sligo Fleadh Cheoil 2014 presented by John Creedon and Aoibhinn Ní Shuilleabháin.
The annual Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann returned to Sligo after a lapse of 23 years.
The series will feature performances from musicians from Ireland, Britain, America, Spain and Colombia.
The series will showcase a host of musicians and singers who attended the Fleadh including Michael Rooney, Dermot Byrne, Bríd Harper, Ciarán Ó Maonaigh, Caitlín Nic Gabhann, Padraig McGovern, Peter Carberry, Tara Breen, Lisa Canny, Maura O’Connell, Brian Conway and Dave Sheridan.
Among the groups featured are Dervish, Téada, Moxie, Goitse, Skippers Alley, Portherhead, Breaking Trad, Iontas, Teaspeach and the Irish Concertina Ensemble.
The programmes will also include a visit to Scoil Éigse, the Scoil Éigse Tutors Concert and competitions including the Senior Céilí Band Competition.
A repeat of Fleadh Cheoil on RTÉ 1 – Series starting on Friday 26th June at 8.30pm for a 6 week run.