Usher's Island

A veritable supergroup comprising of some of the most respected and admired traditional players in Irish music with John Doyle, Mike McGoldrick, Dónal Lunny, Andy Irvine and Paddy Glackin.
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One of Ireland’s leading traditional Irish ensembles, Danú's concerts are a glorious mix of high-energy performance, ancient Irish music and breathtaking songs.
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Deeply rooted in the tradition, FourWinds produce an exciting landscape of tunes and lyrics that present Irish traditional music in a modern and creative context.
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Seamus Begley & Tim Edey

Seamus Begley and Tim Edey perform a wild selection of polkas and slides from the south west of Ireland matched with expressive and tender singing.
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An Irish Musical Journey

Riverdance: A Symphonic Suite and The Brendan Voyage
Join us for a special concert of Ireland’s finest orchestral suites performed with the Oulu Symphony Orchestra and conducted by David Brophy, Ireland’s leading conductor.
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How to Keep an Alien

Rough Magic Theatre Company presents: How to Keep an Alien by Sonya Kelly
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Irish Storytelling for Grown-ups

Legendary storyteller Eamonn Keenan returns to capture your imagination and heart with storytelling for all ages.
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Welcome to the most northerly Irish festival in the world

Usher's Island / Danú / Fourwinds
Seamus Begley & Tim Edey
Liam O'Flynn & Oulu Symphony Orchestra
Eala / Nomadi Trio / Droichead
Narrow Neck / Reeds
Theatre / Poetry / Film / Storytelling
Workshops / Sessions + More
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