NB. Due to the sudden death of Mai O’Floinn RIP the beloved mother of Deirdre Cox our good friend and club secretary, as a mark of respect we have deferred this month’s session until 9.00 pm Wednesday 18th November
Sligo Traditional Singers Circle
The Sligo Traditional Singers Circle was set up to encourage foster and perpetuate the singing tradition in the Sligo area by strengthening the bonds of friendship already established between The Sligo Traditional Singers and other singers both in Ireland and abroad.
We meet for our monthly sessions at 9.00 pm on the second Wednesday of each month at Durkin’s Pub in the village of Ballinacarrow located between Collooney and Tubercurry on the main Sligo to Galway road. (Our next session in Durkins will be held on Wednesday 11th November 2015 )
The Frank Finn Traditional Singing Weekend is held each year on the First weekend of October. Details of our 2016 Festival will be published on this website later. ( Details of 2015 Festival below )
Festival information : Festival Weekend
Telephone 087 2632437, 087 6935909, 086 3097596
Visit Yeats Country hotel website here
The Festival is a bilingual weekend of singing, workshops, informal singing sessions, audio and video presentations, scholarly talks and a field trip
It features local and visiting singers, speakers and academics.