Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas 22.10.17

20 Oct 2017

Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas travels to the inaugural 'Belfast Summer School of Traditional Music' on Sunday evening. We are in the middle of workshops, bringing you interviews with the school's organisers and tutors. We catch up with a family attending classes and we have a special moment in the company of County Armagh singer and flautist Ríoghnach Connolly. More »
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Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas

14 Oct 2017

Fleadh Uladh is the destination for Sunday's Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas, midst the competition venue at Bangor Academy catching up with competitors from throughout Ulster on their chosen instrument just literally off stage & receiving their awards. What's happening on the traditional music calendar included so join us from 6 pm Sunday October 15th for our Ulster Fleadh 2017 special ... More »
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Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas 6.10.17

6 Oct 2017

On this Sunday evening's Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas we are in the middle of the County Tyrone Fleadh which was hosted by Clogher Valley CCÉ. We're bringing you the music and song at St. Ciaran's College competition venue and the town sessions. More »
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Siar Chuig an bFleadh

2 Oct 2017

"Siar Chuig an bFleadh", a four part documentary on the Fleadh in Ennis in 2016 starts on TG4 this Sunday at 9.30pm. The programme has an interesting mix as it follows some of the entrants as they prepare for competitions and looks back on previous Fleadhanna with some rare footage, as well as a number of interviews as Ennis prepares ... More »
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Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas 1.10.17

29 Sep 2017

Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas features artists and the events they are participating in over the next few weeks. We delve into new albums to Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas this Sunday evening from 6 pm, bringing you the Máirtín O'Connor Trio, Rita Gallagher, Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh, Brendan Monaghan, Ériu, Paul McGlinchey and many more. More »
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Fiddler of Dooney

25 Sep 2017

Sligo Town Branch of CCÉ in association with Sligo Live Festival hosted the Fiddler of Dooney Competition over the October Bank Holiday weekend. The competition, inagurated in 1965, is one of the oldest and most prestigious instrumental competitions in the tradition and is inspired by the W B Yeats poem, of the same name. The role of previous winners reads ... More »
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Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas

22 Sep 2017

On this Sunday evening's programme we return to the County Antrim Fleadh which was hosted by Baile an Chaistil CCÉ. Bringing you more of the traditional music and song recorded at the opening fleadh concert and singing seisiún, Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas captured a flavour of instrumentalists & singers, young musicians, tutors and stalwarts during this weekend Comhaltas event. Join ... More »
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Is music the answer to culture wars?

18 Sep 2017

Article on the outreach programme ran in Ulster through the Regional Resource Centre, Dún Uladh. http://scopeni.nicva.org/article/is-music-the-answer-to-culture-wars More »
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Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas 17.9.17

15 Sep 2017

Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas is midst the competition venue at Down Fleadh 2017 in Warrenpoint this Sunday evening, capturing the music and song from various County Down CCÉ branches. There's chat with committee members of the host branch Rinn Mhic Giolla Rua & a taste of their launch seisiún, plus events news included. Sunday September 17th from 6 pm. More »
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Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas 10th Sept

8 Sep 2017

Sunday's Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas travels to Ballycastle for the Antrim Fleadh, featuring concert and singing session highlights as well as music from across the town. join us from 6 pm Sunday 10th September. More »
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Macalla na hÉireann CCÉ Concert Tour of Ireland 2017

7 Sep 2017

We are delighted to welcome the Comhaltas Concert Tour of Ireland back to Dún Uladh on Wednesday 11th October @ 8.30pm. Macalla na hÉireann, the Comhaltas Concert Tour of Ireland will cover 14 venues from the 8th to the 21st October. The annual Tour features the best of traditional talent drawn from all four Provinces of Ireland. Macalla na hÉireann ... More »
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Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas 3.9.17

1 Sep 2017

On Sunday's Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas we are midst the competition venue at the Fermanagh Fleadh in Derrygonnelly, the event was hosted by Botha CCÉ & members of county branches were recorded on the day for this special broadcast dedicated to the 2017 Fermanagh Fleadh, there's traditional music, song and chat from the young traditional musicians of County Fermanagh coming ... More »
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Dun Uladh Music Classes Sept 17

30 Aug 2017

Dún Uladh’s traditional music classes resume on Tuesday 26th of Sept 2017 for 10 weeks. Places are available in; Banjo, Accordion, Flute, Concertina, Harp, Uilleann Pipes, Fiddle, Tin Whistle, Irish Singing & Tap & Clap. All classes are subject to interest. Classes will run Tuesday’s 6:30pm - 9pm. Cost £40. Book Now or Contact the centre for multiple bookings and ... More »
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Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas Sunday 27th August

25 Aug 2017

On Sunday evening's Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas we travel between Counties Antrim and Derry, dipping into seisiúns in Cushendall, the Sam Henry project & The Derry Fleadh in Limavady, a gathering of traditional music, songs and stories on the menu from 6 pm on Sunday August 27th. Bígí Linn More »
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Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas Sunday 20th August

17 Aug 2017

On Sunday's Celtic Bridge on Comhaltas we delve into new albums to Celtic Bridge & recent releases, we'll feature artists taking to the stage at events here and beyond our shores. there's news of what's in store over the next few weeks included, it's all happening on Sunday August 20th from 6 pm Bígí Linn More »