June 2017

 Howth Singing Circle monthly session

…….as part of Howth Trad Fest…..

Songs of Howth

We’re hoping to have some of the old faces from the Pier House Days

Thursday 1 June

Mna an Tí

Niamh Parsons & Siobhán Moore

Abbey Tavern at 9pm sharp

all musicians, singers, listeners welcome

 

APRIL 2016

New HSC

HSC April session

 

Thursday 7th April

 

Easter Snows – songs of April and Easter

hosted by Niamh Parsons

 

9 pm Abbey Tavern, Howth.

http://www.clarelibrary.ie/eolas/coclare/songs/cmc/easter_snow_jlyons.htm

This night will also feature the inauguration of the HSC’s first President! So come along and pay tribute to a HSC stalwart!

Friday, 8 April – HSC singers will do a spot at the Howth-Sutton-Baldoyle 1916 night singing songs from 1916 – event starts at 8pm

Saturday, 9 April – we sing in the Sutton Methodist Church Singathon for the Hospice – our slot starts at 1.30. Details on Thusrday or from Ann Riordan – rioann@gmail.com

Lastly, thanks to all who made Fidil Bus a Trí to Glenties – what a wonderful weekend with exquisite music from Donegal, Ireland generally, Scotland and Brittany.

IRISH SONGS AND POEMS……… AND CD LAUNCH

Thursday, 1 October in Abbey Tavern at 8pm

WW1

A presentation in song, poetry and pictures of

‘Irish Songs & Poems

from the First World War’

as performed in City Hall and the National Museum of Ireland

featuring

Luke Cheevers, Brian Doyle, Robert Kelly, Niamh Parsons,

Ann Riordan & Fergus Russell

 ww12

 

Followed by monthly Singing Session

 ‘War & Peace’

and Howth launch of the inimitable Luke Cheevers’ new CD,

‘It’s Just Me Saggin’ Shelf’

all welcome, €4

 Milltown 06 026

HSC September to March

Our program from September to March is now confirmed.

4 September

Open Session

with Gerry O’Connor & Ann Riordan

 

2 October

Belfast Singing Circle

night to be run by Niamh Parsons and Maebh Meir/Maurice Leyden

 

6 November

Perils & Pearls

with artist Alan McLeod and Ann Riordan

including a further presentation from Ruth Clinton

 

20 November

Dinner Dance, King Sitric  (Tickets only – will be available soon)

Oganisation by Ann Riordan/Finola Young – Special Guests Éoghan Ó Ceannabháin & Sail Óg Ní Cheannabháin

 

11 December,

O The Holly ..

Christmas night night with Len Graham and Francy Devine

 

8 January,

Do Sing an Irish Song

night on Walton’s theme with Diarmuid Ó Cathasaigh

 

24 January, Burns Nicht 2015 with Special Guests The Friel Sisters

25 January, Fare Thee Weel Session (Tickets only – available after Christmas)

 

 

5 February

Stiofán Ó hAoiláin

with Special Guest Johnny Mháirtín Learaí Mac Donnchadha

 

5 March,

By the Banks of the Reedy Lagoon

Australian night with Fergus Russell