Ulster Folk Song > Articles by: Jane Cassidy

Queen’s University Irish Song Project 29th Oct 2015

Maurice performs at a presentation given by fiddler Conor Caldwell at Queen’s University Belfast. The project aims to explore the historical development of song in Ireland from earliest times to the mid 19th century and is destined to become an online resource. Maurice has contributed 2 songs, The Belfast Mountains and Jane of Tyrone.
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36th Annual Sea Music Festival at Mystic Seaport, USA June 11-14 2015

Jane & Maurice on main stage at Mystic11416351_464908130354527_7691451657149252289_oOutdoor workshop on Emigrationwomen's songs workshop at MysticMaurice and I are just back from a wonderful trip to Connecticut with the highlight appearances at the Mystic Sea Music Festival.Thanks to our friends, singers Dan and Bonnie Milner who made it possible for us to make the trip and were such generous hosts. Congrats to Festival Director Geoff Kauffman and the whole crew at Mystic for a memorable few days in the idyllic Mystic Seaport. Thanks also to Laura Travis and Jon Campbell for having us on local radio with Bonnie and Dan Milner.