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Ed Reavy Trad Music Fest

Enjoy the best of Irish Traditional Music at the Ed Reavy Festival in Cavan

Date: 13th - 15th October 2017

Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann Cavan Town Branch present a festival celebrating the music of Ed Reavy, renowned Irish - American musican and composer of traditional Irish dance tunes.

Born in Barnagrove, Cootehill, County Cavan, Ed emigrated to Philedelphia in 1912 where he lived for the rest of his life. An outstanding fiddler, he recorded in 1927 for the Victor record label and his many compositions are widely played and include such favourites as Maudabawn Chapel, The Lone Bush, The Hunter's House and the Cuilcagh Mountains.

Concerts, exhibitions and talks, music sessions, Reavy tunes classes, instrument workshops, fiddle masterclasses. Tickets for concerts now available in Multisound Cavan t: 049 4361312 or at the reception of the Cavan Crystal Hotel, Dublin Road, Cavan

For further information contact:  e:  t: 086 083 2250

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Click here to listen to Ceili House from Cavan on Sat 10th October 2015 to celebrate the festival.