In Conversation With

Join us for a new series, ‘In Conversation With’, as part of the virtual Blas public lecture series and in association with the North Atlantic Fiddle Convention. These lectures are free to the public and will be live-streamed on the Irish World Academy youtube channel.

Thursday 24th June 2021, 5.30pm

Dr. Niall Keegan interviews John Carty and Claire Egan about Irish traditional music in London and the influence of Clare fiddler Brendan Mulkere. Click here to watch.

Friday 25th June 2021, 5.30pm

Presenter Carl Corcoran interviews Dónal Lunny and Paddy Glackin about their lives in Irish music. Click here to watch.

Saturday 26th June 2021, 4.30pm

Dr. Sandra Joyce interviews Frankie Gavin about his life in Irish music. Click here to watch.