Carrigaline - Cork / Cork County

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CarrigAlive Music Trail

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5 music acts made up of both local and international music styles, playing in 2 different locations in Carrigaline! There will be story telling, seanachai, street circus acts, art exhibitions, busking trail and fun for all the family!

Torcán are an Irish new-style Trad band based in Cork, Ireland. Led by three-time All-Ireland medalist Jason Turk on the accordion, Torcán members Seán Murphy, Robin Turk, Brian Leach and more recently, All-Ireland Bodhrán champion Karl Nesbitt, create a rich and complex sound with the fiddle, bazouki, electric bass, guitar, whistles, and bodhrán.

Carlos Paz is a Cuban artist, a native of Santa Clara. He has worked since 2002 as a guitarist, tres player, composer, arranger, vocalist and director. He has been part of prestigious musical groups such as the Manacanabo Septeto and the Isla Quartet until forming his personal WorldMusic band Carlos Paz y Mestizo, in which he experiments with musical genres such as Jazz, Flamenco, Rumba, Timba, and Music. Urbana, and where he currently works as a leader and composer. Winner in 2016 of the Ignacio Villa Scholarship from the Hermanos SaĂ­z Association, he recorded his first album at the Egrem Music Recording and Edition Company.

Danny Dineen is a passionate musician from Carrigaline and has played both solo and with many bands throughout the years, touring in both Ireland and abroad. Danny is also student of cognitive science and founder of Munster Music Therapy.

Umoja drumming Carrigaline is a group that welcomes anyone who would like to learn the art of West African drumming and they also provide people in the local community an opportunity to meet new people.

Richard O’Farrell and his band are a local Trad and Folk band that have played some fantastic gigs within the local community in Carrigaline throughout the years.

 

Time: 4pm - 9pm

Genres: Music / Performance

Features: Family friendly / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Carrigaline Bandstand, Carrigaline Community Park

No Booking Required

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Spoken Word - Historical Talk with Dr. Joanne O'Sullivan

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Part of a series of spoken word events as part of CarrigAlive Cultural Celebration. Historical tour and talk at local Lios site and origins of Carrigaline. An online historical interactive map will also be launched. A spoken word event which celebrates our rich historical heritage…a night of reconnection with each other.

Location : Meeting on the grounds of Lions Club, and walking to Kilmoney site of the LIos. Outdoors event, suitable for all ages.

Time: 5pm - 5.45pm

Genres: Audio Walk / Heritage / History / Tour

Features: Family friendly / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Lions Club Grounds, Lions Club

Phone: 0860850417

No Booking Required

Spoken Word - Talk on Flora and Fauna

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Enjoy Carrigaline’s rich Heritage with this selection of spoken word events. Part of a series of spoken word events as part of CarrigAlive Cultural Celebration on Culture Night 2021. This is a fascinating insight into the plants and insects hiding in plain sight. Chat with a knowledgeable nature lover about our rich immediate environment during this very special night of reconnection with each other.

Time: 5pm - 5.45pm

Genres: Heritage / Live Demo / Other / Talk / Tour / Visuals

Features: Family friendly / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Riverside Area, Carrigaline Community Park

Phone: 0863220336

No Booking Required

Spoken Word - Storytelling with Fionán Cogan

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Join us for an hour of humorous stories, performance poetry and maybe the odd song thrown in. Led by local storyteller and published poet Fionán Cogan and joined by other guests from the locality in Area Town Park, beside the Community Hall. This is one of four spoken word events which celebrates our rich historical heritage and our reconnection with each other.

Time: 8pm - 9pm

Genres: Storytelling

Features: Family friendly / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Lions Club, Lions Club Grounds

Phone: 0878185111

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