Friday May 4th 2012
7.oo pm - 8.pm in The Nesbitt Arms Hotel .
Registration for Summer School of Music new Format .
Beginners School of Music in Fidil, Feadóg Mór, Giotair, Feadóg Stáin,
Bosca Ceoil agus Amhránaíocht and also this year we have a Workshop on Session Music
for Moderate and Advanced where top Teachers will show Students how to particpate
in a Session.
Fee Adult = 50 euros
Child = 25 euros
Family Rates Available
Probably The Best Traditional Concert Ever
Martin Tourist concert at 8pm Friday May 4 is without doubt one of the best concerts that will ever take place in Ardara or surrounding area .Due to copyprint with many of the artists that plan to come and participate to honour Martin names can not be announced in advance sufficient to say Irelands best musicians will be at the Friday night concert.Doors open 8pm and tickets can be bought at the hotel or at the door price 10euros
Classes in Session Music
While many learn to play an instrument but cant participate in sessions .This year the cup of tae schools of music will help solve that problem .So moderate or advanced in most instruments should join the schools of music ,sat, and sun. during the festival contact www.cupoftaefestival.com
Breezie Special Guest Announced
Breezie will have her usual childrens show at midday on saturday,this is a must for any child up to 14 years
Then at 6pm onSunday upstairsin the Corner House Breezie will be joined by popular country siinger Margo ,who with Breezie will take a trip down memory lane,talk and sing about old times and do a bit of cooking .Spaces very limited first come only.
James Keeney and the Packie Manus Concert
Every year at 8pm on the saturday of the cup of tae James Keeney introduces a wonderful evening of song,dance.music and storytelling and almost every year that wonderful man himself Packie Manus turns up and hopefully if the form is good he will appear this year again to join James in a great evening not to be missed,Space is limited and admission is free
A Special Documentary on John The Tae
This year the cup of tae lost its hero with the death of John and his wife Annie .In order to acknowledge his massive contribution a special evening of discussion ,playing and talking about the man takes place in the Beehive Bar at 830pm Saturday night .really with attending admission free.
Sunday Night in the Hotel --- The John the Tae Concert
AT 8PM the finale concert takes place where many of the musicians in town for the festival will join the local talent to give a truely wonderful finish to the weekend and duly honour the great John the Tae .Further information ring 0872424590
Cup Of Tae
John and Annie Gallagher a Tribute
New Website Launced
Cup of Tae Festival
2010 Festival Info
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