Music and theatre

The Frank Harte Festival

Date
Sep 26 2014 - Sep 28 2014
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Contact details

Address

Club na Múinteoirí/The Teachers Club, 36 Parnell Square, Dublin City, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
E: mnichroinin@gmail.com

A weekend festival promoting traditional singing dedicated to the memory of the late, great Frank Harte.

The Frank Harte Festival, organised by An Góilín Traditional Singers Club, is dedicated to the memory of Frank Harte who promoted Irish traditional singing in the English and Irish languages.

All are welcome who wish to listen to or sing songs in this genre. The festival begins on Friday at 8pm with the official opening and singing session featuring invited guests and Góilín regulars.

Saturday consists of a singing workshop, an illustrated lecture and discussion, a singing session and a grand concert featuring invited guests. Singing and a walking tour take place on Sunday followed by a farewell singing session. See website for more information.