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Árd-Ollamh Award Gala Dinner

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Árd-Ollamh Award Gala Dinner

August 3 @ 7:30 pm

Árd-Ollamh Award Gala Dinner

Bloomfield House Hotel

Wednesday  3rd August 2022 7:30pm

Price €50

Awardee: Peadar O’Riada

 

Tá clú agus cáil ar Ard-Ollamh na Fleidhe 2022, Peadar Ó Riada, ar fud na hÉireann agus na cruinne. Is cumadóir, ildánach,  ceoltóir, taighdeoir agus craoltóir  é, agus é mar stiúrthóir Cór Chúil Aodha ó 1971 nuair a chailleadh a athair Seán Ó Riada; bhunaigh Peadar  Cór Ban Cúil Aodha sa bhliain 1986.

Tá sé ina chónaí ina áit dhúchais, Cúil Aodha, i nGaeltacht Mhúscraí Peadar  lena bhean chéile Geraldine agus a chlann.

Peadar Ó Riada is a national and internationally renowned versatile composer, musician, researcher and  broadcaster, He has been the director of Cór Chúil Aodha a male choir, since 1971, on the death of his father Seán Ó Riada. Peadar founded Cór Bhan Cúil Aodha, a female choir, in 1986.

Peadar lives in his native Cúil Aodha in the Muskerry Gaeltacht with his wife Geraldine and family.

He has been honoured with many awards including TG4 Cumadóir na Bliana 2008 and Gradam an Oireachtais 2011 and has made many significant recordings. Peadar’s  deep and scholarly understanding of Irish traditional music (instrumental and vocal) is widely acknowledged as is his creativity.

Peadar was instrumental in developing the Annual Comórtas  Bonn Óir Seán Ó Riada, which has become one of the most significant events in the Irish traditional and cultural calendar.

Details

Date:
August 3
Time:
7:30 pm
Website:
https://fleadhcheoil.ticketsolve.com/shows/873628017

Organizer

Fleadh Event Organizer
Phone:
+353 (0)44 9338954
Email:
info@fleadhcheoil.ie
Website:
www.fleadhcheoil.ie

Venue

Bloomfield House Hotel
Belvedere
Mullingar, Co. Westmeath N91 HP8E Ireland
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Phone:
+353 (0)44 9348274
Website:
https://www.bloomfieldhousehotel.ie/