february, 2019

22feb(feb 22)8:00 pm24(feb 24)11:59 pmCon Cassidy Tribute WeekendTeelinType:Traditional MusicCounty:Donegal

Con Cassidy Tribute Weekend

Event Details

It’s almost 25 years since Con Cassidy the great Teelin fiddle player left us. There will be a weekend of fiddle events in Teelin, Co. Donegal on the weekend of Fri 22nd to Sun 24th Feb.

The weekend will kick off in Coláiste Aoidh Mhic Bhricne – The Irish College on Friday night with the showing of various film clips of Con playing. This will commence at 8pm with a Music Session in the Rusty Mackerel afterwards.

Saturday will see Fiddle Classes running from 10am until 4pm in Coláiste Aoidh Mhic Bhricne – The Irish College. Cost per participant is €15 with registration commencing at 9.40am.

Then in the evening there will be a concert in Coláiste Aoidh Mhic Bhricne – The Irish College featuring Dermot Byrne, Martin McGinley, Maurice Bradley, Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and other local musicians. The concert will begin at 8 pm with admission being €10pp. After the concert there will be a Music Session in the Rusty Mackerel afterwards.

The weekend will come to a conclusion on Sunday with a Music Session starting at 5pm in the Rusty Mackerel.

For further information about Con Cassidy and his musical legacy, please visit donegalfiddlemusic.ie.

The latest details on the weekend can be found by visiting Facebook. If you have any queries then please send an email to [email protected].

Time

22 (Friday) 8:00 pm - 24 (Sunday) 11:59 pm

Location

Teelin

Teelin, Co. Donegal, Ireland

Organizer

Cairdeas na bhFidiléiríEmail: [email protected] or Tel: +353 (0)86 340 9019

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