September 15th 2020

Culture Night September 18th at 20.30.

A film made for the Handed Down Sliabh Luachra Archive presented by Maggie Prendiville Keane who threw the question What Was in the Air? around Sliabh Luachra which influenced Pádraig O Keeffe and his playing and teachings.

Featuring an all star cast of influential musicians, poets , singers , journalists and students of O Keeffe .
Peter Browne RTÉ, Lisa O Neill BBC Folk Artist Award winner , John Reidy of the Maine Valley Post , Èamonn O Braoin Gaelgóir, Joe Thoma Artist and Teacher , Eileen Sheehan Poet ,Matt Cranitch Doctrate in Musicof O Keeffe , Joe Creedon member of Cor Chúl Aodh, Breda Joy Writer and Journalist ,Skip Gorman USA musician and the legendary Sliabh Luachra musician Jackie Daly .
Like all good discussions it went off in a tangent and provoked many theories.
Featuring, Singing , Poetry, Slow Air playing , Photo Exhibition and Irish Language this event was a resounding success and a treasure to pass on to upcoming generations.


May 16th 2020

Tune in this evening for World Fiddle Day 2020… starts at 7.30 pm Irish Time, head to the Video Archive Section to view at that time, or watch us on Facebook, or our YouTube page:






Handed Down Scartaglin Sliabh Luachra YouTube Page




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World Fiddle Day Scartaglin Trad Irish Sliabh Luachra Archive Handed Down


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