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Trad Tribute To Poet Derek Mahon

February 19, 2021

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Pictured is TradFest Patron Harp player Brídín who will be part of a special tribute to the late poet Derek Mahon which will be filmed at Newbridge House, Fingal, Dublin and streamed from 18 March 18. She will be joined by actor Stephen Rea, Felispeaks, Matt Molloy, Neil Martin and Paddy Glackin for a celebration of the renowned poet’s work. Audiences can also enjoy more streamed concerts from TradFest from 18th-21st March including a celebration of the songs of Ronnie Drew and The Dubliners performed by his son Phelim Drew and The Drew House Band, and a trad session with Frankie Gavin, Edel Fox, Catherine McHugh and Sibéal Ní Chasaide. These events form part of the TradFest Temple Bar St. Patricks Events and Culture Ireland’s Seoda program. More at tradfest.ie. Photo by Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland.

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