The Donegal Fiddle Tradition -Workshop, Talk and Recital -The Wee Hall, Culdaff-Sat 25th April
The Donegal Fiddle Tradition
Workshop, 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