wfd-scart-17-5-2014-aWorld Fiddle Day Scartaglin is a celebration of the Fiddle and Traditional Music of  the area surrounding Scartaglin, Cordal ,Castleisland, and those who enriched it by visiting and playing .

We hold a celebration on World Fiddle Day which is held on the nearest Saturday to May 19 each year .World Fiddle Day will be celebrated on Sat May 20 in Scartaglin  with musicians gathering in the village on the night before for sessions .
Handed Down is a series of Lectures / talks with guest presenters and invited musicians. Handed Down is used as a fundraiser for World Fiddle Day Scartaglin and was helped in this by Kerry Co Arts and the Sliabh Luachra Trail funding the cost of hiring the venue.

Photos from Handed Down Sat Dec 9 – Click Here

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Charlie Piggott 

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Handed Down Sat Oct 14

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Photos from our Culture Night Launch of the upcoming Handed Down Series. ( click to view)

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Launch of Handed Down Series 4 on Culture Night

Join us at World Fiddle Day Scartaglin on May 20 2017 Full Programme here

The full line up for the 2017 World Fiddle Day Concert features established and upcoming fiddle players from the Sliabh Luachra Tradition . Click here to view .     Three Co Kerry Poets to read at World Fiddle Day Scartaglin “A Crow’s Jagged Flight: Spoken Music”, featuring poets Eileen Sheehan , John W. SextonContinue Reading

Handed Down Sat April 22- Photos ,Jimmy Doyle and family,Bryan O leary ,Kayleigh Doyle, James O Donoghue,Eibhlin De Paor, O Sullivan family ,Connie O Connell, Seamus and Ide MacMathuna,

Photos from Handed Down on Sat Mar 25

Handed Down Sat March 25 “The Changing Styles of Paddy Cronin” presented by Liam O Connor Dublin

Photos from Handed Down Sat Feb 18

Peter Browne ,Maggie Prendeville ,Billy Clifford ,Bryan O Leary ,Paul De Grae ,Joe Creedon. Meabh Ni Chonaill, Kirill Healy

Handed Down Sat Feb 18 “In Search of Padraig”

Dan O’Connell’s Of Knocknagree

At the celebration of the life and times of Dan O’Connell’s pub in Knocknagree, two outstanding young musicians, Caoimhe and Eimear Flannery play a set of slides.   Also present was Dan O’Connell’s grand daughter, Róisín Ní Chroinín. Here she plays a few polkas with Colm Guilfoyle Local man Dave Buckley sang ‘The Old DromultonContinue Reading

Photos from Handed Down Sat Jan 28

      Matt Cranitch  Caoimhe and Eimhear Flannery Colm Guilfoyle and Roisin Cronin  Dave Buckley  Seanie O Brien and Benny McCarthy  Matt Cranitch and Jackie Daly  

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Handed Down Sat Jan 28 -Dan O’Connell’s of Knocknagree

Handed Down Sat Jan 28 -Dan O’Connell’s of Knocknagree

Caheragh, Castleisland, Co. Kerry.