Louth

ARDEE LIBRARY

Dilín Ó Deamhas

Enjoy and participate in music, song and dance with local groups in Ardee Library led by members of the Ardee Concert Band and Oriel Traditional Orchestra.

For Culture Night 2019, members of the Oriel Traditional Orchestra and Ardee Intermezzo Ensemble will be joined by local school children in a celebration of local music-making. There is an opportunity for audience participation in some singing and dancing and the evening will culminate in a performance of the song ‘Dilín ó Deamhas’ by all present.

Ardee Intermezzo Ensemble is part of the award winning Ardee Concert Band  and is one of four performing groups within the band. There are currently 30 members and they have played at many events in Ardee over the past number of years. They meet twice every week under the direction of Kevin Reilly and they are open to new members who can play a wind, brass or percussion instrument.

The Oriel Traditional Orchestra is a cross-border, inter-generational community orchestra whose members come primarily from Louth, Meath, Monaghan and Armagh. The OTO concentrates on Irish traditional music repertoire from the Oriel region arranged especially for the orchestra. The orchestra have performed locally in Co. Louth and at festivals around Ireland including Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann in Drogheda. Their repertoire includes music Ardee-based composers Adéle Commins and Daithí Kearney who will teach some Irish song and dance during the evening.

 

 

Time: 7pm - 8.30pm

Genres: Music

Features: Family friendly / Gaeilge

Address: Ardee Library, Market Square, Ardee, Co. Louth A92 XH22

Website: http://www.louthcoco.ie/en/contact/location_maps/ardee/ardee_library.html

Phone: 041 6859023

No Booking Required