The Casey Sisters (Nollaig Casey, Máire Ní Chathasaigh, Mairéad Ní Chathasaigh)

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The Casey Sisters (Nollaig Casey, Máire Ní Chathasaigh, Mairéad Ní Chathasaigh)

About the concert:
The historic venue for the concert, Leap Castle, is reputed to be the most haunted building in Ireland!
Ticket price: €20
Info & tickets: 087 2238040

About the artists:
These renowned sisters from West Cork - singer and fiddle-player Nollaig (ex Planxty, Coolfin &c), influential harper Máire (sole harper recipient to date of the prestigious Gradam Cheoil TG4) and singer and fiddle-player Mairéad - have, remarkably, only just released their début CD together, Sibling Revelry - one of The Daily Telegraph’s Folk Albums of the Year.

“First-class musicianship… wonderfully atmospheric” * * * * The Daily Telegraph

“Intimacy and intuition are at the heart of this radiant collection… a treat” * * * * The Irish Times

“Blissfully beautiful… channelling mythology, nostalgia and geography to bewitching effect in heartfelt music” * * * * Songlines
“Superbe” * * * * Trad Magazine (France)

“High-end music-making, virtuosic yet presented (with) warmth and intimacy, rich, flowing, soulful expression… (and) sheer depth of feeling for the Irish tradition” The Herald Scotland

http://thecaseysisters.com

Here’s a link to a video of the sisters playing at the Skibbereen Arts Festival last Sunday (24 July 2016):
https://vimeo.com/176139074

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