Ciarán O’Maonaigh


A former recipient of TG4 Young Musician of the Year, fiddle player Ciarán Ó Maonaigh hails from the Gaoth Dobhair gaeltacht in Co. Donegal. Growing up, he was heavily influenced by his extended family; his grandfather and teacher Francie Mooney, Altan members Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and Frankie Kennedy, Derry fiddle player Dermot McLaughlin as well as the Donegal fiddle legend John Doherty amongst others.

Ciarán first album Ceol a’Ghleanna/The Music of the Glen was released in 2004. He is also a member of the band Fidil along with Aidan O’Donnell and Damien McGeehan, and they have released 3 acclaimed albums. In 2011 The Old Wheel of Fortune was released with Songlines magazine declaring it “one of the finest albums to emerge from Ireland this decade.”

Friday 21 August 2020

Friday 21st August - Live

Date 21 August 2020
Time 8:00 pm
Location The Maritime Hotel
Admission €25
Saturday 22 August 2020

Saturday 22nd August - Online

Please note that, due to technical issues, Donovan’s performance will not be included
Date 22 August 2020
Time 8:00 pm
Location Online / The Maritime Hotel / Spain
Admission €10
Sunday 23 August 2020

Sunday 23rd August - Online

Date 23 August 2020
Time 8:00 pm
Location Online / Whiddy Island / Future Forests / Ma Murphy’s
Admission €10

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