April 22, 2017 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
St. Enda's Park
Saint Enda's Park
Haroldsgrange, Dublin, Co. Dublin

Book Launch, Talk & Concert

Sat. 22nd April 2017 at 7.30pm

A short illustrated PowerPoint talk (20-30 minutes duration)

Seoirse  will talk briefly about his book Sunlight & Shadow

  1. Seán Ó Riada’s “Ceol an Phiarsaigh” (An Tine Bheo)
    1. T.C. Kelly’s setting of Pearse’s “The Mother” (Veronica Dunne)
    2. Extract from Seóirse Bodley’s 2nd Symphony “I Have Loved the Lands of Ireland” – Commemorating Pearse’s birth.) – National Symphony Orchestra
    3. Patrick Cassidy’s setting of Pearse’s “Mise Éire” (Sibéal Ní Chaiside)

INTERVAL (20 mins)

Seoirse will give a short concert of songs and stories associated with the Gaelic League and Pearse’s great love of the Irish tradition.