Catherine McEvoy – Éigse 2021

Profiling our workshop artists /
Súil ar aíonna na ceardlainne 2021

Rugadh Catherine I mBirmingham. B’as Ros Comáin dá tuismitheoirí.

Tá stíl fliutadóireacht Catherine préamahithe I stíl Tuaisceart Chonnachta agus bhí tionchar ag ceoltóirí dá leithéid Josie McDermott, Seamus Tansey, Roger Sherlock agus Matt Molloy uirthi.

 Bronnadh Gradam Ceoltóir Traidisiúnta na Bliana TG4 uirthi I 2019. Tháinig si chun cónaithe in Éirinn I 1997.

 Bhí sí mar bhall don ghrúpa iomráiteach ban“Macalla”.

Tá dhá thaifeadadh aonair déanta aici ar lipéad Cló Iar Chonnachta, “Music in  the Sligo Roscommon Style” ( 1996), agus “The Home Ruler” 2007.

Is teagascóir sinsear í ag Scoil Shamhraidh Willie Clancy agus ag Féilte eile ar fuid na tíre. Tá mór chuid turasanna déanta aici thar lear go háirithe Na Stáit Aontaithe agus an Eoraip. Le déanaí I 2020 sheinm si san Astráil agus an Nua Shéalainn.

Beidh na ceardlanna ar siúl san Ionad Cultúrtha agus i gColáiste Ghobnatan, óna 10.00 go dtína 12.30 maidin Dé Sathairn 04 Nollaig 2021.

Catherine McEvoy was born in Birmingham to Roscommon parents.Her style of flute playing is rooted in North Connaught having been influenced by players such as Josie McDermott, Seamus Tansey, Roger Sherlock, Matt Molloy.  Catherine was awarded the TG4 Gradam Ceoil Traditional Musician in 2019.

Catherine came to live in Ireland in 1977 and joined the vibrant revival of traditional music happening at that time. Catherine was a member of the  ground breaking first all female group Macalla. 

A senior tutor at the Willie Clancy Summer School in Co. Clare, Catherine is also a regular performer and teacher at many other Festivals around  Ireland, the USA and Europe. She toured Australia and New Zealand in March 2020. 

 Catherine has two solo recordings,  “ Music in the Sligo Roscommon Style” (CIC) released in 1996 and “The Home Ruler” (2007).  Catherine  also features on a number of compilation albums and has a duet recording with her brother John McEvoy the well known fiddler player.

 Catherine McEvoy toured for the Arts Council of Ireland and also the Arts council of Northern Ireland with fellow musicians Mícheál Ó Raghallaigh (Concertina), Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh (fiddle). 

Catherine has been a major influence on many of today’s young flute players, being one of the first female traditional flute players to release a solo recording.  

Workshops take place in the Ionad Cultúrtha and in Coláiste Ghobnatan from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday morning 4th of December.

Dé Sathairn '13

Dé Sathairn
30 Samhain 2013
Ceardlanna Ceoil/ Workshops
Music, Singing and Dance Workshops in
Ionad Cultúrtha and Coláiste Ghobnatan.
O 10.00 – 12.00 P
Dermot Byrne: Bosca Ceoil / Accordion
Ciarán Ó Maonaigh: Fidil/ Fiddle
Caitlín Nic Gabhann: Consairtín / Concertina
Angelina Carberry: Bainseo / Banjo
Gary Hastings: Feadóg Mhór/ Flute
John Murphy: Orgán Béil / Harmonica
Stiofán Ó Cuanaigh: Giotár
Jimmy Crowley: Bailéidí Béarla / Ballads
Eoiní Maidhcí Amhránaíocht ar an
Ó Súilleabháin: sean nós.
Marian Ní Chonghaile: Rince sean nóis / Dancing
[Sean nós]
O 2.00 – 3.00 P
Léacht Léirithe / Illustrated Lecture
Sa Mhusaem, An Muileann.
An Traidisiún Amhránaíochta in Iorras Aithneach’
á chur i láthair ag Micheál Ó Cuaig,
Le hamhránaithe ó Iorras Aithneach
O 3.30 – 5.30 P
Seisiún sa Mhuileann”
Jimmy Crowley agus a Chairde.
Cead Isteach : €5

30 Samhain 2013

Ceardlanna Ceoil/ Workshops
Music, Singing and Dance Workshops in Ionad Cultúrtha and Coláiste Ghobnatan.

~ 10.00 – 12.00 ~

Dermot Byrne: Bosca Ceoil / Accordion

Ciarán Ó Maonaigh: Fidil/ Fiddle

Caitlín Nic Gabhann: Consairtín / Concertina

Angelina Carberry: Bainseo / Banjo

Gary Hastings: Feadóg Mhór/ Flute

John Murphy: Orgán Béil / Harmonica

Stiofán Ó Cuanaigh: Giotár

Jimmy Crowley: Bailéidí Béarla / Ballads

Eoiní Maidhcí Ó Súilleabháin:  Amhránaíocht ar an sean nós

Marian Ní Chonghaile: Rince sean nóis / Dancing [Sean nós]
~ 2.00 pm – 3.00 pm ~

Léacht Léirithe / Illustrated Lecture

Sa Mhusaem, An Muileann.

An Traidisiún Amhránaíochta in Iorras Aithneach’

á chur i láthair ag Micheál Ó Cuaig, Le hamhránaithe ó Iorras Aithneach
~ 3.30 pm – 5.30 pm ~

Seisiún sa Mhuileann

Jimmy Crowley agus a Chairde.

Cead Isteach : €5
~ 8.00 pm ~

Coirm Ceoil na hÉigse / Éigse Concert

In Áras Éamon Mac Suibhne, Cúil Aodha

Dermot Byrne, Caitlín Nic Gabhann, Ciarán Ó Maonaigh, Angelina Carberry, Dan Brouder, John Murphy, Eoiní Ó Súilleabháin, Saileog Ní Cheannabháin, Gary Hastings, Marian Ní Chonghaile Josie Sheáin Jeaic Mac Donnchadh,  Jimmy Crowley, Stiofán Ó Cuanaigh, John Kelly, Eamon McGivney agus Peadar Ó Riada, Cór Cúil Aodha.
~ 9.30 pm ~

Oíche Seiteanna/ Set Dancing

in Ostán Ghobnatan / Abbey Hotel

Ceol / Music : Abbey Céilí Band. Adm :€10 Tae.
~ 11.00 pm~

Cruinniú na nAmhránaithe sa Mhuileann

Singers Get Together, Mills [dining room]

Bean a’ Ti : Máire Ní Chéilleachair

Club na Féile sa Mhuileann