Traditional Music Weekend

Schedule of Events

24th – 25th – 26th August 2018


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

9.30pm - Official Opening by Jesse McNamara
Followed by a seisiún with Vincent Griffin, Paul Smyth, Ged Foley, James O'Halloran, Seamus Walshe, Colm Nestor, Niamh Casey, Mick Crehan, Angela Crotty, Paul Gallagher, Ann Kirrane (Drony), and The Devane Sean Nós Dance & Music Family!!

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 imrovers 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 - Angela Crotty, Paul Gallagher, Colin Nestor, Patrick Reddan, Noreen Murrihy, Colin Sheehan, Mich Crehan, Ann Kirrane, John Joe Tuttle, James O Halloran, Nora Malone, Bernie & Cathal Keane, Owen Conway, Niamh Casey, Mairead Considine, Jenny Thomas, Patsy Moroney, The Devan Family, Keva Corry (four time world dancing champion), John Fennell and Hell for leather set dancers, Jesse McNamara, Ann Marie McCormack and Kieran Kissane.

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.

2pm - Seisiún with James and Carol Cullinan, Noel O Donoghue, Sorcha Curtin, Patrick Reddan, Noreen Murrihy, Angela Crotty, Paul Gallagher, Mick Crehan, Yvonne and Lourda Griffin, Sharon O Leary, Mick Butler, Kevin Finnucane, Ann Marie McCormack, Tony O Loughlin, Murt Collins, Carmel O Dea, Ann Kirrane, Grainne Marinnan, Mairead Considine and Patsy Moloney.

7-10pm - Seisiún Mór/ Ceilí with Shandrum Ceilí Band in Front Bar

10-Late- Donie Nolan and friends in Lounge for Ceilí Seisiúns throughout the pub with The Railway Men, Tom Clohessey, Jon Ryan, Des Mulkere, Murt Collins, Tony O Loughlin, Grainne Marinnan, Nora Malone, Jesse McNamara, Angela Crotty, Paul Gallagher, Mike Butler, Mairead Considine, Niamh Casey.

All musicians/Singers and Dancers are very welcome to join in large seisiun and sing song to finish off a wonderful weekend!!