Tag Archives: Cork Folk festival

Cork’s Folk Festival to celebrate its 35th year in style

The 35th annual Cork Folk Festival takes place in Cork City with some of Ireland’s finest folk and traditional Irish musicians between the 2nd and 5th October. Continue reading

Posted in arts festivals Ireland, Best Pubs in Cork, Concerts in Ireland, Cork, Festivals in ireland, Irish Festivals, Irish Music, Music in Ireland | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Cork Folk Festival – 3rd to 7th October

Tweet As we mentioned in a previous post about Traditional Irish Music,  the Cork Folk Festival is taking place this weekend (the 3rd to 7th of October). After 32 years the festival is still going strong with a host of … Continue reading

Posted in Ireland vacations, Music in Ireland | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Traditional Music Scene in Ireland

Tweet Bodhráns, Fiddles, Uileann Pipes, Tin Whistles and the Accordion are just some of the most popular instruments used in traditional Irish music. The soothing sounds of these instruments are what help to make the genre so popular with young … Continue reading

Posted in Irish Festivals | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Beamish Cork Folk Festival begins today

Tweet Celebrating its 25th anniversary, The Beamish Cork Folk Festival begins today and runs until Sunday. This year’s event kicks off with a Flute Concert Presented By Karl Nesbitt in the Spailpín Fánach at 9pm tonight and culmintaes in a … Continue reading

Posted in Activities in ireland, Festivals in ireland, Ireland | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment