EVENTS & TICKETS GUIDE 2022

WEEKEND FESTIVAL PASS €50

1. TÉADA Concert, 2. 30TH ANNIVERSARY SLIABH LUACHRA CONCERT, 3. FOUR MEN AND A DOG, 4. KERRY FIDDLE FIDDLE RECITAL AND 5. SINGING CONCERT

Thursday 27th October

Ireland’s Biggest and Best Session trail Begins

Venue: Multiple Locations through town
Time: 7pm

FRIDAY OCT 28TH

Téada and Seamus Begley (SUPPORT TO BE ANNOUNCED)

Venue: RIVER ISLAND HOTEL
DOORS: 8pm

saturday OCT 29TH

Kerry Fiddles – Sliabh Luachra Fiddle Recital Patrick O’Keeffe Festival

Venue: RIVER ISLAND HOTEL
DOORS: 8pm

This very special one off event will focus on the iconic ‘Kerry Fiddles’ album which was recorded in Charlie Horans Bar, in Castleisland, in 1962.  Featured artists… Aidan Connolly, Oisin Mac Diarmada. Connie O’Connell, Andrea Palandri, Aoife Ní Chaoimh, Caoimhe Flannery, Máire O’Keeffe, Gerry Harrington, Emma O’Leary, Nicky McAuliffe, Con Moynihan, Diarmuid O’Brien, Donal Cullinane

Saturday oct 29th

30th Anniversary Sliabh Luachra All Star Concert

M.C – Doireann Ní Ghlacáin (TG4)

Venue: RIVER ISLAND HOTEL – DOORS: 7pm

 30th Anniversary Sliabh Luachra All Star Concert:
Jackie Daly, Matt Cranitch
 Maire O’Keeffe, Paudie O Connor, Aoife Ni Chaoimh, Brian Mooney,
Reunion of ‘The Smokey Chimney’ (Gerry Harrington, Eoghan O’Sullivan, Paul de Grae)
Peter Browne,
Timmy Connors, Raymond O’Sullivan, John Walsh, Eoin Stan O’Sullivan
Bryan O’Leary & Aidan Connolly
Connie O’Connell & Éibhlin de Paor,
Jimmy Doyle & Joe Sullivan,
Nicky McAuliffe, Darragh Curtin, Anne McAuliffe & Emma O’Leary
 Con Moynihan, Denis O’Connor, Gearoid Ó’ Duinín,
John Brosnan,
Mick Culloty, Seán Abeyta, PJ Teehan,
Dedication to the Music of Sliabh Luachra award presented to Máire O’Keeffe
The 2022 POK Young Musician of The Year Award Presented

Sunday oct 30th

Four men and a dog

Venue: RIVER ISLAND HOTEL – TIME: 8pm
Sorcha Costello, Elaine Reilly, Catherine McHugh Angelina Carberry, Dan Brouder Mick O’Brien and Padraic Keane play selected tunes from The Munster Pipers Goodman Collection

Monday oct 31st

Céilí with the Johnny Reidy Céilí Band

Venue: An Riocht AC Time 2pm

Tickets also available on the Door

 

Other Events

Saturday: Classes on all instruments. Details on tutors below.
Venues: St Patricks Boys Secondary School & Gaelscoil Aogain
Time: 11am
Saturday- Pop up Gaeltacht
Venue :TBC
Time: 1pm
Saturday: Singing Concert
Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh, Barry Kerr, Mickey MacConnell, Tim Dennehy, …
Venue: Hartnett’s Bar
Time 4pm

Céilithe 
with Johnny Reidy Céilí Band and others

Junior Trad Session
Hosted by Emma O’Leary &
Maura O’Connor
Venue: Ivy Leaf Arts Centre
Time and Date: TBC

Lectures
Tom Billy Murphy: His life and Legacy Raymond O Sullivan
30 Years of the POK Festival A reflection by festival founder Peter Browne
Sliabh Luachra: A view from across the pond by Patrick Kavanagh webmaster of
https://rushymountain.com/
Times and Venues TBC

Legendary Session Trail
Featuring Ireland’s premier traditional musicians. Session trail begins Thursday afternoon and continues until late. Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday session trail begins early and runs until late. Venues: All the bars in the town
Sunday – Album Launches
 Angelina Carberry & Dan Brouder 
Back in Time’ Gerry Harrington, Peter Browne, Charlie Pigott and Seoshaimhin Ní Bheaglaoich– ‘The Lark On The Strand”` 
Pat Fleming – ‘Live Music from Sliabh Luachra’ –
 ‘Greta Curtin, Jessie Healy and Darragh Horan’ – Sliabh Luachra Record Label
Derek Hickey Debut album
Venues and Times TBC 

Book your place in workshops

Sliabh Luachra Repertoire with Paudie O’Connor (All Instruments)

Online Sliabh Luachra Repertoire Workshop with Bryan O’Leary

Accordion : Daithí Gormley

Accordion :  Derek Hickey

Fiddle: Connie O Connell

Fiddle: Oisin MacDiarmada

Aidan Connolly (Tunes from the Sliabh Luachra Handed Down Archive)

Flute: John Kelly

Concertina: Liam O’Brien

Pipes: Mick O’Brien

Banjo: Gearoid Keating

Guitar: Caoimhín Ó’Fearghail

information

Patrick O’Keeffe Traditional Music Festival,
Castleisland, Co. Kerry
Thursday 27th – Monday 31st October 2022