10th Annual

Ballintogher Music Festival 2007

Once again the Ballintogher Traditional Music Festival and Feis was a huge success with record numbers attending the events and workshops.

Thursday 1st November  there was an Oiche Gaelach - Bilingual Table Quiz followed by a music Session 

On Friday the official opening was followed by a concert in  Abbey Manor Hotel, Dromahair

 The concert featured Noel Hill, Workshop Tutors, C.C.E. Musicians, Singers and Dancers

On Saturday there were Music Workshops with

Fiddle Paddy Ryan, Flute John Wynne Whistle Mairead Hurley Concertina Noel Hill Singing Cian Kearns Harp Laoise Kelly Button Accordeon Peter Staunton Drums Dermot Hurley

We had Sean Nós Dancing/Steps in Morans, Ballintogher with  Brenda O'Callaghan and a Traditional Singing Session

On Saturday night we had a Ceilí- with the SWALLOW'S TAIL CEILI BAND

Mass on Sunday was followed by a lecture entitled "Local Area/Archaeology/Place Names"


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