Comhaltas Tour Of Ireland 2016


Comhaltas Tour of Ireland 2016 - Brú Ború Cultural Centre, Friday 21st October @ 8p.m.

Macalla Na hÉireann presents Comhaltas Concert Tour of Ireland 2016 in the Brú Ború Cultural Centre on Friday 21st October at 8pm. The annual tour will be held at 14 venues throughout the country, from the 9th - 22nd October and will showcase the best of traditional talent drawn from all four Provinces of Ireland. Each year the tour assembles a variety of established artists and up-and-coming young talent. Together the group produces a fast paced and colourful show which incorporates traditional music, dance and song that appeals to both connoisseurs and new fans alike.

This year we are delighted to welcome many familiar faces to Brú Ború on the Tour. Finbarr English, Sandra Walsh, Jack Mac Partlin, Emma Corbett and Colm Slattery are all regular performers in Brú Ború as part of the Brú Ború performance group and we look forward to welcoming them and fellow Tipperary person Muireann O' Dwyer to Brú Ború for this special night.

Tickets can be booked by visiting www.bruboru.ie or by phoning Brú Ború on 062 61122. Tickets are €15.

The full list of Artists involved on the 2016 Tour is as follows:

Dick Beamish (Co. Cork) Fear An Tí, Emma Corbett (Co. Waterford) Melodeon, Finbar English (Co. Tipperary) Fiddle, Sandra Walsh (Co. Cork) Banjo & Mandolin, Shirley Rogers (Co. Roscommon) Flute & Whistle, Claire Ann Kearns (Co. Offaly) Fiddle & Button Accordion, Ciarán Mac Gearailt (Co Kildare) Flute, Colm Slattery (Co. Tipperary) Button Accordion Melodeon & Piano, Fergus Bogue (Co. Cavan) Button Accordion, Sinead Mulqueen (Co Clare) Concertina & Piano, John Joyce (Co. Galway) Sean Nós Dancer, Aine McDermott (Co. Cavan) Dancer, Muireann O’Dwyer (Co Tipperary) Harp, Eddie Murpphy (Co. Limerick) Manager.

Tugann Macalla na hÉireann aitheantas do Bus Éireann’ ar son a gcuid urraíochta. The 2016 Tour of Ireland is generously sponsored by Bus Éireann.