Slí na Croí – Malinké music of upper Guinea

Somers Park, Castlerea

Slí na Croí are an Irish-based ensemble delivering both stage sets an village fete style performances of traditional Malinké percussion and song from Upper Guinea, West Africa. The group was founded by Barra Ó’ Flanniagh, who has journeyed to Africa in multiple occasions to immerse himself in the culture and rhythms of the local people. Bring this ancient and highly intricate art form back to Ireland, the primal energy and depth of Slí na Croí live shows bring a joyous celebration of life, face and vitality.

“Slí na Croí are the masters of raw village style percussion and song. Expect a high energy set and an impulse to shake your bones”
Irish Times

Genres: Music
Age Suitability: All Ages
Address: Somers Park, Henry Byrne Rd, Knockroe, Castlerea, County Roscommon, Ireland
Locations: Castlerea
Event Start Time (pm)
8 pm
Event End Time (pm)
9 pm