Skip to main content

creative
Communities

Dates
1st Sep 2022
to 31st Oct 2022

Age Range
All ages

Joyce Brothers Festival

The Joyce Brothers festival is a traditional music, song, dance and history celebrating the life and works of the brothers PW and Robert Dwyer Joyce, who were natives of Glenosheen and devoted much of their lives to the collecting and preserving of traditional songs, music, dance and culture.

Saturday 17/09/22: A Launch event with music, song & dance from local tutors and musicians.

Thursday 6/10/22: "Conversations on Joyce" 4-5 experts on the Joyce Brothers will have a facilitated conversation on the lives of the brothers.

Friday 7/10/22: “Hup na Houra” (traditional concert) 

Concert to be followed by a session trail:-

Saturday 8/10/22: Workshops on music from the Joyce Brothers collection

Session Trail:-

Sunday 9/10/22: Aifreann Tradisiunta celebrating poetry and music from the collection. Historical walk from the Joyce brothers homestead, with music by

Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.

news
letter

Sign up to our newsletter to stay up to date with the latest news and events at Creative Ireland