Check out this amazing video from Lisa Canny and Mayo Day 24 who came together for a virtual trad session specially for Mayo Day 2020.
We hope you enjoy!
Musicians: Lisa Canny Michéal Healy Paul Clesham David Doocey Éadaoin Ní Mhaicín Stephen Doherty Keiran Munnelly Ernestine Healy Peter Gannon Ciara O’Donnell Cian Mac Conmara Chloe Feeney Mark O’Donnell Niall Hughes Dara Healy Sal Heneghan Harry Lawlor Bríd Ní Dhomhnaill Alannah Thornburgh Maggie Heneghan Kate Heneghan
Dancers: Kathryn Monahan Jenny Connor Jordan McCormick
Arrangement, Mixing and Video editing by Lisa Canny
Olwyn is an up and coming singer/songwriter who graduated from The Liverpool Institute for performing arts in 2013 studying a degree in music. The Ballyhaunis native has performed alongside Sir Paul McCartney and Robbie Williams in the past.
Check out her performance of 'Always Remember Us This Way', dedicated to all families apart during this time.
Performing under the moniker Train Room, Mayo native Joe Monaghan has already played numerous headline shows in Ireland this year, including gigs at Roisin Dubh, Workmans, Grand Social, and Bridge st. and has just released his new single 'Hurricane of Love'.
Check out his Mayo Day performance below.
17 year old Cathal, from Swinford, has performed alongside Phil Coulter and also for Pope Francis at the World Youth Day 2019 celebrations. Cathal has appeared on several TV and Radio shows and has performed extensively throughout Ireland and has a very bright future ahead of him.
Here, for Mayo Day, he shares a performace of two songs.
Billow Wood are an exciting new band committed to creating a new fusion sound for people of all ages to enjoy. Based in the West of Ireland, Billow Wood produce original music that can be considered Folk, Indie Folk, Indie Rock/pop and have been taking the world by storm in recent years. Their sixth studio album is due for release in 2020.
Here they share a performance of 'Old Friend', filmed at Belleek Castle.
A frequent tour partner and collaborator with Nathan Carter, Ballina based award wining country music sensation Stuart Moyles will bring you some of his best known tracks, including ‘Westport Town’ and ‘Galway Girl’.
Check out his performance for Mayo Day.
Born and bred in County Mayo, Ireland, Lisa Canny is a notably talented musician; best known for her enchanting covers and captivating live performances. Lisa returns to the Mayo Day stage after her well received performance at Turlough House last year.
Check out a performance of two songs with friends:
Tommy Stenson is a Sean Nós Dancer from Swinford in Co. Mayo. He began dancing at the ripe age of 9, falling in love with one of Ireland’s oldest forms of dance. Check out his online dance lesson as he teaches four beginner steps danced to reels.
Check out this Sean-nós dance from Tommy Stenson.
Visit www.musicofmayo.ie and learn to play a Mayo tune.
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