2021 Lunchtime Concerts

Blas is proud to present our annual lunchtime concert series online from 21st-25th June 2021. This daily concert series will feature a mix of pre-recorded and live-streamed Irish traditional music, song and dance performances by world-renowned performers. These concerts will be available on the Irish World Academy youtube channel and are free to the public (saor in aisce). Individual links are included below. This concert series is generously supported by funding from Culture Ireland.

 

Dé Luain, 21ú Meitheamh / Monday, 21st June, 1pm

Louise Mulcahy (uilleann pipes and flute), Michelle Mulcahy (harp, concertina, and fiddle) and Mick Mulcahy (button accordion and melodeon). Click here to watch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dé Máirt, 22ú Meitheamh / Tuesday, 22nd June, 1pm

Conal O’Kane (guitar), Aisling Drost Byrne (fiddle), and Brendan McCarthy (button accordion). Click here to watch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dé Céadaoin, 23ú Meitheamh / Wednesday, 23rd June, 1pm

Tadhg Ó Meachair (piano and piano accordion), Joanna Hyde (fiddle and song), and Dave Curley (guitar and song). This concert is also in association with the North Atlantic Fiddle Convention. Click here to watch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Déardaoin, 24ú Meitheamh / Thursday, 24th June, 1pm

Tara Breen (fiddle), Derek Hickey (button accordion), Róisín Ní Ghallóglaigh (song) and Ciara Callanan-Ryan (dance and whistle). This concert is also in association with the North Atlantic Fiddle Convention. Click here to watch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dé hAoine, 25ú Meitheamh / Friday, 25th June, 1pm

Aisling Lyons (harp and concertina), Alan Reid (banjo and bouzouki), Niall Keegan (flute) and Sandra Joyce (song). This concert is also in association with the North Atlantic Fiddle Convention. Click here to watch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blas would like to thank Culture Ireland for their generous support of this concert series