Ring of Gullion Comhaltas Summer Programme Continues with renowned Fiddle Player Brid Harper

September 4, 2012

Ring of Gullion Comhaltas are delighted to welcome Brid Harper as the Guest Artist at their Summer Programme, on Tuesday 4th September, in the Welcome Inn, Forkhill. Brid is originally from Donegal and now living near Dungannon Co. Tyrone. She has been hailed as one of the leading exponents of traditional fiddle playing of our time. Bríd is a senior All-Ireland Fiddle Champion and a previous winner of The Fiddler of Dooney competition. She is enormously respected both as a teacher and as a gifted performer.  Many of Ireland’s traditional musicians cite her as having been a major influence.

The evening will commence at 9.30pm with an open session – all musicians and singers are very welcome to participate.  This will be followed by the Guest Artist spot after which the session will continue with Brid  joining in with all the other local and visiting musicians and singers.  Everybody, young and old, are welcome to attend. This will be another great night at the Ring of Gullion Summer Programme.