Killeshandra County Fleadh 2014.

Congratulations to all the children who took part in the County Fleadh over the weekend. We would like to thank all the teachers and parents who encourage and support the young musicians throughout the year. A special thanks to Catriona Cullivan Smith and Eimear O’Reilly for their fantastic work with our two Grupai Cheoils .…

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Bealtaine Festival , running for the month of May.

Cavan Town Comhaltas are delighted to be associated with this year’s Bealtaine Festival, which runs for the month of May and celebrates creativity in the aged. On Bank Hoilday Monday, young musicians visited Virginia Health Centre and played for the residents and on this Sunday 11th May , a group of musicians will play in…

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Belturbet Feis .

We would like to congratulate all the children who participated in the recent Belturbet Feis and well done to all the winners and  a big thank you to Comhaltas Belturbet for hosting such a great event.

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Comhra Gaeilge.

Anybody interested in taking part in the Comhra Gaeilge competitions coming up in the County Fleadh or any other competitions, or would just like to improve their Irish conversation, please contact our Irish Officer Catherine Rudden. Catherine has lots of material and advice for those taking part, she is a committee member and is available…

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Belturbet CCE Traditional Feis Cheoil Saturday 12th April.

Belturbet CCE will host their 2nd Feis Cheoil, on Sat 12th April in St .Bricins Secondary School ,Belturbet. The age categories  are as follows :under 8,under 10 ,under 12, 12- 15 and over 15s. Parents and Guardians note 1st January determines age category. Registration is at 9.00 -9.45 am with solo competitions commencing at 10.00am…

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John Joe Maguire Memorial Weekend Swanlinbar Feb 28 to Mar 2

Every March Swanlinbar plays host to the John Joe Maguire Music Festival. This is a weekend long traditional festival of Irish music, song and dance named after the man who did so much to promote music in the area. Telephone : 087 7499201 or 00447814097766 Email: swanlinbarcomhaltas@hotmail.com Programme 2014 Friday 28th February 2014 Launch Concert…

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Cavan Town TradFest

Cavan Town TradFest – Saturday 1st February 2014 Concert with “Launch of Forgotten Gems” Peter Carberry Accordion and Padraig McGovern Uilleann Pipes. Workshops Sean Gilrane  Flute Sabina McCague  Fiddle Daithi Gormley  Button Accordion James McGovern/Seamus Tierney  Whistle Aoife McGovern  Singing Cost: €10.00 Venue: B ackyard, Cavan           Time: 11:00-1:00pm & 1:30pm-3:30pm Booking essential to 086 0832250…

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Christmas Concert in Backyard Sunday 29th December 2013.

  Our Cavan Town Comhaltas Christmas session  was held in the backyard on Sunday 29th Dec last.  There was a  large gathering of parents and children and some great tunes were played and shared. The raffle and party were thoroughly enjoyed by all. Check out the Christmas gallery for a selection of photgraphs. We are now looking forward…

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