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And the award goes to …………

Just saw the names of the main winners for the TG4 Gradam Ceoil Awards 2017 -
Traditional Musician of the Year - Mairéad Ni Mhaonaigh - Fiddle- (Altan)
Young Musician of the Year - Liam O’Brien - Concertina
Composer of the year - Michael Rooney
Traditional Singer of the Year - Rita Gallagher
Outstanding contribution -Mick O’Connor - Flute
Lifetime Achievement Award - Donal Lunney

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"Lifetime Achievement Award - Donal Lunney"

Blimey! That’s like Bob Dylan winning the Nobel Prize for Literature. Good on him!

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*Lunny

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He strummed along with the best of them……..didn’t he?

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…And produced recordings for the rest. His influence and involvement is hard to overstate.

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Such talented musicians, maybe one day I will be among them…

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I think we’re all in the same boat on that Kellie, just have to keep up the practice and the playing, and who knows where we might end up?

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Not me trolling donal lunny i promise, but didn’t ‘the drone’ do a yoke about donal standing behind things. Had to laugh. (While ducking icoming thrown bouzoukis)

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Don’t knock my lovely horse!

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Will Donal Lunny go and get it? (as someone mentioned Bob Dylan…)