Traditional Music Weekend

Schedule of Events

23rd – 24th – 25th August 2019


8pm - Seisiún with Frank Custy, Teresa Custy, Patrick O Loughlin, Flan Murtagh, Cyril Cullinan and Noel Casey

9.30pm - Official Opening by Murt Collins 

Followed by a seisiún with Vincent Griffin, Paul Smyth, Ged Foley, James O'Halloran, Seamus Walshe, Niamh Casey, Mick Crehan, Ann Kirrane (Drony), and The Devane Sean Nós Dance & Music Family, Owen Conway, Jesse Mc Namara, Bernie & Cathal Keane. 

Ceili will follow with Dal Geais Ceili Band

Seisiún will continue throughout the Pub.


12-1:  Tin Whistle for beginners with Julie Devane, Concert Flute for improvers with Paul Smyth, Fiddle for improvers with Vincent Griffin
Brush Dance for beginners with Patrick Devane.

1-2: Tin Whistle for improvers with Julie Devane, Concertina for beginners with Mairead Considine.

2-3: Concertina for Improvers with Mairead Considine, Brush Dance with improvers with the Devane Family

3-4: Séan Nós Dancing with the Devane Brothers.

4:30: A visit to the green(weather permitting) with a short prayer and a few tunes, Afternoon Seisiún with Ann Hayes group which includes a host of very talented young musicians.

5pm: Seisiún continues well into the night with – Mike Butler, Caroline O’Dea, Colin Nestor, Patrick Reddan, Noreen Murrihy, Colin Sheehan, Mich Crehan, Ann Kirrane, John Joe Tuttle, James O Halloran, Nora Malone, Owen Conway, Niamh Casey, Mairead Considine, Jenny Thomas, The Devan Family, Keva Corry (four time world dancing champion), Jesse McNamara, Ann Marie McCormack and Kieran Kissane, Yvonne & Lourda Griffin, Orla Coughlan & Sorcha Curtin.  

All Musicisans Welcome to join in to Siesiúns!


9:30am- Mass in St Flannans Church, Lisdeen followed by a visit to Lisdeen Cemetery to the graves of Nell Galvin and Peadar Crotty.   After please join us for a session with Paul Smyth, Ged Foley and Vincent Griffin. 

2pm - Seisiún with James and Carol Cullinan, Noel O Donoghue, Sorcha Curtin, Patrick Reddan, Noreen Murrihy, Mick Crehan, Tom Clohessy, Yvonne and Lourda Griffin, Sharon O Leary, Mick Butler, Kevin Finnucane, Ann Marie McCormack, Tony O Loughlin, Murt Collins, Carmel O Dea, Ann Kirrane, Mairead Considine, Mike Butler, Breda Latham, Nora Malone, Ger Hegarty and Patsy Moloney. 

2:30pm- Noel O'Donoghue, James & Carol Cullinan, Carmel O'Dea, Niamh O'Dea, Kieran Kissane and Kieran Hehir.

7-10pm – Have your dancing shoes ready for a Ceilí with Shandrum Ceilí Band  

10-Late- Donie Nolan and friends with a few yarn’s thrown in from Des Mulkere.

All musicians/Singers and Dancers are very welcome to finish off a wonderful weekend!!