AN Óige Thiobraid Árann, under the direction of Claire Quinn, will hold a Trad for Trócaire Concert in Brú Ború, Cashel this Saturday, January 12th with supporting artists including Ned Kelly, Conor Moriarty, Gearóid Keating, Pauric Stapleton, Nora Butler Swan, from the north the McGuire family, Kathleen Nesbitt and Maire O’Brien and the All-Ireland Ladies Set Dancers from Newcastle.
There will be a singing Workshop with Nora Butler that afternoon in Brú Ború from 2pm to 4.30pm.
Comhaltas Thiobraid Árann will hold a competition night in Brú Ború on Friday, January 18th at 7.30pm with local branches competing in Scoraiocht and Plearacha.
The Munster finals will be held before the end of Febuary, details later.
The All-Ireland finals will take place on March 23rd-24th in Claasach, Clontarf, Dublin. Tipperary enjoyed successes last year with a first for Roscrea in Scoraiocht Sinsear and a new branch Newport second in Plearacha na nÓg.
The Munster Comhaltas Convention will be held in Hibernian Hotel, Mallow on Sunday, February 3rd - signing in 1.30pm.
The Munster final of Ceol an Gheimhridh will take place in Cappamore on Sunday, February 17th - start 11am.