6 – 7pm Winner of the Ó Riada Gold Medal for harp, Úna Ní Fhlannagáin is a harper and singer based in Galway. Rooted in the jigs and reels of North Clare and the sean-nós singing of Connemara, she is also influenced by American post-minimalists and free jazz. Playing music since age 3, she has since performed all over Europe, and in North America, the Middle East, and Asia. Artistic collaborations include Celtic music icon Alan Stivell, Grammy-winner Bobby McFerrin, and free jazz legend, Anthony Braxton. A soulful performer, she strives to create emotional connection with her audience; to bring solace and joy! Performance from 6-7pm in the main foyer of UHG.
7.30pm Exhibition launch of ‘Wild Atlantic Photographer, Through the Lens of Dr Michael Sugrue.’ An exhibition of photos and verse from Dr. Michael Sugrue’s new book depicting the Wild Atlantic Way. Join us on the arts corridor on Friday September 20th at 7.30pm to launch ‘Wild Atlantic Photographer Through the lens of Dr Michael Sugrue’.