Friday, April 27, 2012

Edel Fox, Caitlin NicGabhann, and Kate McNamara

Edel Fox, Caitlin NicGabhann, and Kate McNamara perform during a presentation on the great County Clare concertina player Elizabeth Crotty. Catskill Irish Arts Week, East Durham, NY. July 2009. They conclude the hour with three reels: "The Chicago Reel", "The Concertina Reel", and "Come West Along the Road".

The Kane Sisters and Edel Fox play a set of jigs

A set of jigs played by (L to R) Yvonne Kane & Liz Kane (fiddles) and Edel Fox (concertina) at Catskills Irish Arts Week 2010. The tunes are "Mick Cooney's Fancy", "The Newtown Bridge" (both by Paddy O'Brien), and "The High Jig".

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Sadhbh Peat & James Doolan

Young Irish musicians Sadhbh Peat, concertina, and James Doolan, bodhrán, performing 3 Irish Traditional Dance Tunes; The College Groves, The Lads of Laois and The Mountain Top at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2009.

Monday, April 23, 2012

Concertina lessons in Waterford

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Mature teacher with many years of experience teaching & playing.

(085)1553803 please don't ring after 9pm."
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Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Cliona Halley

Ciona Halley, Concertina playing in a session in Wallace's, Midleton, Cork

Tuesday, April 17, 2012