Upcoming shows

  • 11/12/18 Laoise Kelly in Berlin at Irish Embassy, for 101st anniversary of the birth of the German writer Heinrich Böll
  • 14/12/18 Laoise Kelly in Béal Feirste at Kathleen MacInnes & Laoise Kelly @Duncairn
  • 02/02/19 Laoise Kelly in Carlingford, Louth at Féile na Tána
  • 12/04/19 - 14/04/19 Laoise Kelly in Tuamgraney, Clare at Blossom Harp Festival
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Gradam ó Conradh Mhaigh eo

Gradam ó Conradh Mhaigh eo

Fuair mé agus an file Louis de Paor na gradaim álainn seo ó Conradh Mhaigh eo, ag an gig deas oíche 21ú Samhain. Míle buíochas do gach duine a bhí ann. Is mór an onóir dom.
Louis de Paor & Laoise Kelly - Oíche Mhór Chainte, Cheoil & Shiamsaíocht

Louis de Paor & Laoise Kelly – Oíche Mhór Chainte, Cheoil & Shiamsaíocht

Laoise in Cúil Aodh on 28/07/18

Laoise in Cúil Aodh on 28/07/18

As part of the Féile na Laoch there is a focus on Harps and harping, led by Úna Ní Fhlannagáin and myself on 28th July all day, with tunes and discussions.   http://feilenalaoch.com/2018/06/feile-na-laoch-program-2018/ Laoise will play as part of the An Mór Aonach on 31st July

Gigs in Brittany with Tola Custy 16,17,18th March

Gigs in Brittany with Tola Custy 16,17,18th March We have a nice couple of concerts coming up for St.Patrick’s Day in Brittany starting with a Concert in Saint-Jouan-des-Guérets on 16th, with Ross Ainslie, Jarlath henderson & Ali Hutton. http://www.bzh-session.org/?cat=4 Workshops on 17th http://www.oguerets.com/2018/02/masterclass-17-mars-2018/ Location : Robert Lossois public nursery school, 19 av. from the Bréhaudais 35430 St-Jouan-des-Guérets. Hours :...

Tiarnán & Laoise play The Dock, Carrick on Shannon 22nd Feb

Tiarnán & Laoise play The Dock, Carrick on Shannon 22nd Feb @ 8.30pm http://www.thedock.ie/events/laoise-kelly-tiarnan-duinnchinn  

TempleBar #TradFest some feedback

Many thanks to all @ Templebar Tradfest for the lovely solo gig in St Werburgh’s Church. Especially loved the graffiti from 1773 up at the back of the Organ! And appreciate all the great feedback from the audience (below). Pic from Alan Hughes

Review The Living Tradition

REVIEW FROM www.livingtradition.co.uk LAOISE KELLY & TIARNÁN Ó DUINNCHINN – Ar Lorg Na Laochra Private Label Irish harp and uilleann pipes, a very traditional sound but quite a rare one in these days of wider instrument choice: here they are played by two of the best, County Mayo harper Laoise Kelly and County Monaghan piper Tiarnán...

Laoise’s solo concert at Temple Bar Trad Fest Sat 27th January @ 1pm

Laoise plays a rare solo Irish concert at Temple Bar Trad Fest Sat 27th January at ST. WERBURGH’S CHURCH @ 1pm. 27/1/18 Temple Bar Tradfest  http://tradfest.ie/artist/laoise-kelly/

Linenhall Arts Centre Castlebar 7th December

Looking forward to a home gig with Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn at the Linenhall Arts Centre Castlebar 7th December @ 8pm

Music Network Capital Grant Scheme 2016 recipient

Laoise is delighted to announce that she has received Music Network/Arts Council 2016 Music Capital Scheme supported by the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, to give 50% towards the cost of a new Harp. “This is significant support for my career and I really appreciate it. I have been in discussion with master harp...

Achill International Harp Festival 2 ! 27-30 October 2017

Upcoming shows with Tiarnán O Duinnchinn

Kilkenny Castle  27th August 3pm Castletown House   22nd September 8pm – Culture night Strule Arts centre, Omagh  28th September O’Carolan Harp Festival, Nobber, Co.Meath.  29th September 8pm Rathfarham Castle  30th September Tullamore Club Sessions 20th October Achill International Harp Festival 28th October 11pm Armagh Piping Festival 17th November 8pm Belturbet Trad Music Festival 24th...