Press Reviews and Launch

ORIEL ARTS was launched in the Granvue Hotel in Omeath County Louth on 7 October with screen presentation by Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin.

Live illustrative performances were by Dónal O’Conor (fiddle), Zoe Conway (fiddle) John McIntyre (guitar) Darren Mag Aoidh (fiddle) Sylvia Crawford (harp)  Feilimí O’Connor, Gerry Cullen, Lillis Ó Laoire, Bláithín Mhic Cana, Piaras Ó Lorcáin, Siubhán O’Connor, Diane Ní Chanainn, Máire Ní Choilm, Brian Ó Domhnaill (singers)

The launch was supported by Local County Louth Arts Office Create Louth

Press Reviews

Irish News 6 October 2017

http://www.irishnews.com/arts/2017/10/06/news/trad-roots-oriel-arts-project-an-impressive-showcase-of-northern-music-and-song-1154970/

 

ARGUS 18 October 2017

http://www.independent.ie/regionals/argus/news/pdraigns-website-a-labour-of-love-36209607.htmlhttp://journalofmusic.com/news/major-new-resource-oriel-music-and-culture-launched

The Journal of Music in Ireland 2 November 2017

http://journalofmusic.com/news/major-new-resource-oriel-music-and-culture-launched

 

Irene Martin, Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin and Nicholas Carolan at the launch of the new website  in the Granvue Hotel, Omeath. Picture: Ken Finegan