CD Launch ” Around The Roads ” Featuring Accordion Pat Mc Cabe & others
Pat Mc Cabe Cd Launch
The long wait is over folks the CD AROUND THE ROADS will be launched on Saturday 22nd April in the Creighton Hotel Clones Monaghan
A night not to be missed a night that will feature some of his past pupils who have also featured on this new CD Joining him on the night will be Bríd Harper from Donegal, Cavan’s Cavan Man himself the delightful Martin Donohoe , Scotstown’s Micheal Rooney, Michael Curran from Fivemiletown, Gerry Murray who plays with Shantalla in Belgium, and many others. Performing the launch is fiddler Paddy Glackin ( only recently appointed as a member of the Arts Council ) from the noted Bothy Band and may more.
Pat had been teaching for over 40 years and has taught many prominent musicans of our time including and there are many many more to come. Pat was born in Limerick reared in Clones and now resides in Roslea Co Fermanagh
Has won Junior and Senior All Irelands in the Piano and Piano Accordion.
In the mid 70s while a member of Aileach he toured extensively Ireland Europe and America and was one of the first ever traditional music groups that appeared on The Late Late Show and The Embankment. In August 2014 he was awarded the Bardic Award at the Fleadh in Sligo.
Pat at present is a very active musican and teacher in schools and Comhaltas branches in Cavan, Monaghan and Fermanagh.
His simplistic approach to teaching and music appeals to both young and not so young and I am told he is a great listener also.
This is a night of Music not to be missed admission is free and the CD will be on sale on the night