Brid Harper and guests will have a Special Concert in the Beehive on Saturday night at 9pm. This is a one off chance to see
this great musician in Ardara. Please come in time.
The Packie Manus Concert in the Corner House on Saturday at 8pm is a must as we honour a man who sadly passed away since the last
“Cup of Tae”, yet had a huge influence in music at home and abroad.
The very popular recitals in the Heritage Centre on Saturday and Sunday at 1pm is a must for lovers of music led by this years
Special Guest Paddy McMenamin and that wonderful local star Michael O Rourke, musician and fiddle maker. They will be joined
by a wonderful bunch of musicians from Co Monaghan.
The Schools of Music are famous and this year we are proud to announce that the wonderful musician and teacher Brid Harper
will be the tutor in the Master Fiddle Class. She is joined by the equally capable Aidan O Donnell. Local Musician Shane Bracken
will do classes on Concertina and Donna Harkin will cater for the Beginners in all instruments.
One of Ardara’s greatest Festivals the “Cup of Tae” starts on Fri 29th April with a special Concert in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel
to honour the great Donegal Fiddler Paddy McMenamin. Paddy will be joined by his great friend Packie Keeney and a selection of Donegal great traditional musicans in a night not to be missed. Space is limited – so be there early. Concert begins at 8.30 pm sharp