Howth Singing Circle is delighted and honoured to launch
Mór Mo Mhalaidh – Great Is My Praise! –
a CD by our esteemed, late President Diarmuid Ó Cathasaigh. It is a quality recording of Diarmuid singing in Irish and English, playing tunes and delivering recitations in his inimitable style. An interesting booklet provides provenance for all items and much about Diarmuid’s fascinating, life-time engagement with and commitment to traditional culture.Andy Burke does the launch supported by Dave O’Connor, Liam O’Donoghue & Helena Rowsome with tracks from the Diarmuid’s CD and a video of a recitation.
Please join us on Zoom or on Facebook.
For zoom codes email firstname.lastname@example.org
All proceeds from the CD go to
The Irish Cancer Society & St Francis Hospice
The CD is now available for purchase on Bandcamp –
Saturday 23 January from 8pm
Open Zoom Singing Session
Sunday 24 January 3-6
Both events by Zoom and streamed live on Facebook
Suggested donations €5-€10 for each event
Zoom places are limited
A Burns Nicht Brochure is available as a PDF here below
Those appearing at the concert which will feature music, song, the piping in of a haggis and poetry will be
Paul & Shona Anderson, Steve Byrne, Mairi Campbell, Tim Dennehy, Francy Devine, Morag Dunbar, David Francis, Scott Gardiner, Gilly Hewitt, Caoimhe Hogarty, Jimmy Hutchison, John Kelly Band (John Kelly, Larry Egan, Mick Mullen), Noel Kelly, Helen Lahert, Kirsteen McCue, Daire Ó Baoill, Dave O’Connor, Liam O’Connor, Niamh Parsons & Graham Dunne, Alan & Carole Prior, Ann Riordan, Gary West
For a’ that, an’ a’ that, / It’s coming yet for a’ that,
That Man to Man, the warld o’er, /Shall brithers be for a’ that
Our October session on Thursday, 5 October
in the Abbey Tavern, at 9 pm
with two fine young singers –
Feilimí O’Connor & Stuart Carolan.
Hosted by Cathal Caufield and Francy Devine.
Here is a video of Stuart –
Hope to see and hear you there
Special Guest at An Góilín Traditional Singers’ Club this coming Friday 26th June will be Francy Devine. His superb and much acclaimed CD ‘My Father Told Me’ will get a belated launch….. a night not to be missed.