Spink Comhaltas

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Best wishes to Clióna in Beo 2019 Song Contest

Spink Comhaltas has had a strong tradition of musicians and performers representing Laois in national competitions, and Clióna McDonald is continuing that in 2019 with her entry in the Beo Song Contest 2019. This competition is run by Foras na Gaeilge and TG4 and is intended to encourage young musicians…

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The “Stella Lynch” Award – 2019

In 2015, Spink branch was presented with a perpetual trophy by Michael Lynch in memory of his late wife Stella.  The ‘Stella Lynch’ trophy is intended to recognise an U18 member of Spink who has made an outstanding contribution to the branch, and who contributes to the overall spirit of…

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Registration for 2019/20 Now Open

Registration for music classes for the 2019/20 Season is now open. Click on the following link to register your expression of interest. Registration night will be on 13th September. Watch this page or our facebook for more details, or if you register now, you will get an email reminder. https://forms.gle/cjmWeqDQoDnyN3P86

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Music Network Funding … 1 year on

Spink Comhaltas qualified for funding in May 2018 from The Arts Council/ The Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht/ Music Network as part of the Music Capital Scheme 2017. One year on, here is an update on what this funding has allowed us to do. We updated our already…

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Spink CCÉ results at Laois Fleadh 2019

Here are the official results of Spink Comhaltas members. Fleadh Cheoil Laois 2019 3A Feadóg Mhór / Flute (Faoi 12)1st Daniel Aylward, CCÉ, Spink. 3B Feadóg Mhór / Flute (12-15)2nd Molly O’Rourke, CCÉ, Spink.3rd Alannah Brennan, CCÉ, Spink. 3D Feadóg Mhór / Flute (O18)1st David Vesey, CCÉ, Spink. 4A Feadóg…

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