SUMMER 2017 – COEFF 4 – A new collaborative recording with Gael Lefevere, Nicolas Quemener and David Boulanger. 

AUGUST 13th –With Gael Lefevere and Nicolas Quemener

Chateaux de Hardelot, FRANCE


AUGUST 10th – With Gael Lefevere and Nicolas Quemener

Vacanciel, Mur-de-Bretagne, Brittany, FRANCE


AUGUST 7th  – With Nicolas Quemener and Three Guest Carlow musicians. 

Aux Anges Cafe, Quelvan, Guern 56, Bretagne. 


JULY 23rd –With Gael Lefevere and Nicolas Quemener

Het Lindeboom, Festival de Musiques Traditionnelles, Loon-Plage, Normandy, FRANCE


JULY 14th – With Piper’s Union

Set Theatre, Kilkenny 8.30 p. m.

Tickets available here


JULY 3rd -9th

Willie Clancy Summer School, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare


JUNE 18th – With Piper’s Union

Jim Dowling Festival, Glengarriff, West Cork

The Eccles Hotel. Doors open 8.00 p.m. Concert 8.30 p.m.


JUNE 11th 

Festival of Writing and Ideas, Borris, Co. Carlow 

Seamus Heaney’s AENEID BOOK IV: Read by Simon Callow, introduced by Catherine Heaney with music by Ciarán Somers.


MAY 28th – With Poet Kerrie Hardie

George Bernard Shaw Theatre @ Visual Carlow

“HATCH” – A night of short work in progress performance


May 14th – With Larry Egan

Festival Saint-Yves Breizheire

Teacher’s Club, Parnell Square, Dublin


May 8th – With Piper’s Union

Grainstore, Ballymaloe, Co. Cork Pipers Union


May 7th – 

To Find a Heathen Place and Sound a Bell

Garter Lane Theatre, Waterford


May 6th – With Piper’s Union

Inkwell Theatre Carrigaline, Co. Cork


April 2nd – With Piper’s Union

PanCeltic International Festival

Deighton Hall, Carlow 2 p.m.


Féile Neídin 2016, Kenmare, Co. Kerry

Carnegie Arts Centre 8 p.m.


March 17th -25th  Japan

With Junji Shirota and Mareka Naito


January 22nd-24th – With Piper’s Union

Shannonside Winter Music Festival



November 27th-30th – With David Sheridan

Drogheda Traditional Music Weekend, Drogheda, Co. Louth


November 22nd –

To Find a Heathen Place and Sound a Bell

Bangor Abbey, Bangor Co. Down


November 1st  –

To Find a Heathen Place and Sound a Bell

RTE Radio 1

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