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Sunday 15 July 2018

Top trad at An Táin Arts Centre

Three of Ireland's greatest traditional musicians, Dermot Byrne, Steve Cooney and Trevor Hutchinson, come to An Táin Arts Centre on Friday night at 8pm.

For this special concert, Donegal born Dermot Byrne will be joined by Australian Steve Cooney on guitar and Tyrone man Trevor Hutchinson on bass.

Dermot Byrne, one of Ireland's finest traditional accordion players, performed, recorded and toured extensively with Altan, bringing the beauty and joy of traditional Irish music to audiences all over the world. Both Steve and Trevor have impeccable traditional music credentials with extensive touring, recording and performance experience alongside the greats of Irish traditional music. All three musicians refuse to be pigeon holed as they explore a wide range of genres.

This promises to be a rare opportunity to see these leading musicians play together and an exhilarating night's entertainment is promised.

Tickets, €18 and €16, from An Táin Box Office, 9332332 or online www.antain.ie

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