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Ulster Folk Song > Articles by: Jane Cassidy

A Bellaghy Tale 7th – 22nd Sept 2019

Jane is excited to be working as Musical Director with Kabosh Theatre Company on a unique theatrical journey around Bellaghy where visitors can experience the places that for Seamus Heaney ‘lie deep, like some script indelibly written into the nervous system’ The theatrical walk is written by Vincent Higgins and stars Maria Connolly and Nicky Harley. Jane has researched,compiled and arranged the songs to be performed.

Belfast Trad Fest 27th Jul – 2nd Aug 2019

Maurice and Jane had a fantastic few days at the Belfast Trad Fest, teaching traditional singing, leading a singing/walking tour entitled ‘Belfast City’ and taking part in the ‘Songs of the People’ Concert along with Jarleth Henderson, Niamh Dunne and Seamie O’Dowd. Maurice also gave a talk entitled ‘Come all y Gallant Sporting Blades’ about traditional sporting songs.