In 2023, Youghal Comhaltas will present an amazing series of live concerts. They will take place on Monday evenings throughout the summer of 2023, beginning in July and running through to August. The concerts will be held at the Brú na Sí Cultural Centre, a spacious and welcoming venue that is well-known for hosting cultural events. Tóstal an tSean Thoir 2023 is part of our year- long celebration of 40 years of Youghal Comhaltas.
Each week, a different group of talented musicians will take to the stage at Brú na Sí to perform a mix of traditional Irish tunes and new music inspired by the Irish tradition. The lineup will feature both local artists and internationally renowned musicians, ensuring a diverse and exciting range of performances throughout the summer.
We have a fantastic line up for the summer.
- Monday 3rd July, 7pm – Cliona Halley, Darragh Carey-Kennedy & Conal Kane
- Monday 10th July, 7pm – Jackie Daly, Matt Cranitch & Paul de Grae SOLD OUT
- Monday 17th July, 7pm – Derek Hickey, Liam Flanagan & Macdara Ó Faoláin
- Monday 24th July, 7pm – Ciaran Ó Gealbháin, Paddy Tutty & Caoimhin Ó Fearghail
- Monday 31st July, 7pm – Bobby & Lynda Gardiner with Tom Murphy & Tom Kenna
- Monday 7th August, 7pm – Miscellany of Folk: Benny McCarthy, Billy Sutton & Eddie Costello
This concert series promises to be a highlight of the summer in Youghal, attracting visitors from near and far to experience the unique charm and energy of traditional Irish music. The concerts will be a celebration of the rich cultural heritage of Ireland, and an opportunity to appreciate the skill and artistry of some of the country’s most talented musicians.
Whether you are a die-hard fan of traditional Irish music or simply looking for a fun and entertaining way to spend a summer evening, the Tóstal an tSean Thoir Summer Seisiún series is not to be missed. Come and enjoy the sights and sounds of one of Ireland’s most cherished traditions and experience the warmth and hospitality of Youghal Comhaltas and Brú na Sí Cultural Centre.
Programme for Concert of 7th August as follows:
Monday 7th August, 7pm – Miscellany of Folk: Benny McCarthy, Billy Sutton & Eddie Costello
Our final summer concert as part of the 2023 Tóstal an tSean Thoir Summer Seisiún Concert series is the wonderful Miscellany of Folk. We’re delighted to welcome back Benny McCarthy, Billy Sutton and Eddie Costello back to Youghal!
Founded in 2022, well known Waterford Accordion musician Benny McCarthy joins forces with multi-instrumentalist Billy Sutton from Newfoundland, on Fiddle, Bodhrán and Mandola, and Singer/Guitarist Eddie Costello to bring a delightful mix of traditional music from different parts of Ireland and Newfoundland.
This special collaboration is by three highly accomplished music makers, all of whom are professional artists who have been performing all over the globe for several decades. As solo artists they have all recently released solo albums of varying styles and traditions. With this deep well of music and experience they have come together to deliver an enjoyable and unique concert experience.
Help us celebrate 40 years of Youghal Comhaltas in 2023 and make sure your summer includes incredible music and fun. Our own Ceolta Sí and younger groups will also be involved and don’t forget we make a lovely cup of tea!
Don’t miss it!
Book tickets directly at Eventbrite (please be aware that an online booking fee will be applied).
Reserve tickets by email [email protected], [email protected] or calling 00 353 87 793 4504.
NOTE: Member, Group and multi-concert discounts are available – contact us for more information.