World Fiddle Day Scartaglin Celebrates the 50 year anniversary of the release of the LP recording “ The Star Above the Garter “ by Denis Murphy and Julia Clifford
Join us in Scartaglin on the weekend of May 17 to May 19 as World Fiddle Day Scartaglin will celebrate the 50 year anniversary of one of the greatest Irish Traditional Recordings and possibly the finest fiddle duet recording ever made . There will be talks on Denis Murphy and Julia Clifford with guest fiddle players playing , Songs , Poetry and Literary discussion based on interpretation of the Artwork on the
Album sleeve . A special afternoon all fiddle recital and on Saturday night the annual World Fiddle Day Concert will take place honouring the recording “ The Star above the Garter “ with all fiddle players present taking part .
Re: 50 year anniversary of The Star Above the Garter by Denis Murphy and Julia Clifford
World Fiddle Day Scartaglin 2019
Friday May 17 at 8.15 -Opening of the 50 year anniversary of the release of the LP “The Star above the Garter by fiddler Paddy Glackin.
8.30 Talk on Julia Clifford by Matt Cranitch
9. pm Friday Concert featuring Matt Cranitch and Jackie Daly , Billy Clifford , Paddy Glackin, Màire O Keeffe, Aoife Ní Chaoimh, Roisín O Connor,Noeleen O Donnell, Emma O Leary , Gerry Harrington Melanie Murphy, Caoimhe and Eimhear Flannery
10.30 : O Connors Bar Scéals, Tales ,Stories and Rhymes A chance to enjoy the “ Spoken Word “ with host Raymond O Sullivan and guests 10.30 Fleming’s Bar and Lyons - Opening Night Music Sessions Hear local and visiting musicians
World Fiddle Day
Scartaglin May 18
12 noon Lyons Bar. Opening World Fiddle Day Session hosted by John Daly
2 pm : Lyons Bar “ Denis Murphy is remembered by Peter Browne”
With guest fiddle players , Paddy Glackin , Aidan Connolly , Connie O Connell, Nicholas McAuliffe , Paddy Jones ,
2pm O’Connors Bar - Fiddlers Welcome Session
This session for everyone with a wide variety of tunes ,styles and influences added to the mix
2pm Fleming’s Bar Sliabh Luachra Welcome Session
A session to cater for lovers of Sliabh Luachra tunes with musicians from the Kenmare area hosting .
2.15 pm Heritage Centre Scartaglin. Dán Scoil Sliabh Luachra
“An Bèal Beo “ sponsored by Frank Schoenfeld Berlin
Ar an Satharn an 18ú freisin beidh Dánscoil Shliabh Luachra ag eagrú ceardlann filíochta dár teideal An Béal Beo. Beidh béim ar fhilí Shliabh Luachra agus páistí ó bhunscoileanna áitiúla ag aithris na ndánta. Beidh díospóireacht oscailte ar chúrsaí filíochta agus tá an ócáid seo urraithe ag Gearmánach Frank Schoenfeld ó Bheirlin, fear a bhfuil an-suim aige i gcúrsaí Gaolainne.
Ag súil le scéala uait.
15.45 World Fiddle Day Photo and Tunes at the Pàdraig O Keeffe Statue
All fiddle players young and old to assemble and play 2 sets in honour of all the musicians dead and gone . Tunes to be led by Joe Thoma
World Fiddle Day Scartaglin 2019
16.00 : Fleming’s Bar World Fiddle Day Recital 2019 “Memories Of Fleming’s Bar “ hosted by Eoin Stan O Sullivan
We wanted to give visitors to Scartaglin a taste of what they might have heard in the past if they happened to hear a session played by locals . The tunes selected for this recital were played by Ned Box and Fiddle , Dan Jeremiah O’Connor Fiddle both pupils of Pàdraig O Keeffe and Maurice O Keeffe Kiskeam on May 18 1995 . This is open to all fiddle players with guests Paudie O Connor and Mick Culloty , Màire O Keeffe
For Details Of original recording by Máire O Keeffe y see page 13
16.00 : Lyons Bar Sliabh Luachra Session
Listen or join in with the cream of Sliabh Luachra musicians
16.15: Heritage Centre Scartaglin.
“Come All Ye Singers “
Pàidi Colahan presents a Singing Session. All singers welcome
19.50 : Heritage Centre Scartaglin World Fiddle Day Scartaglin Concert celebrates. the 50 year anniversary of “ The Star above the Garter LP “. It is hoped every man ,woman and child who plays fiddle and is attending this year’s event will play some part in this concert as the setlist from the recording will be played by participants in the order as played on the record The slow airs will be played by selected solo players .