Celebrating 20 Years: 1993 - 2013

Bringing Ireland to Notre Dame and Notre Dame to Ireland

Ag tabhairt na hÉireann go Notre Dame agus Notre Dame go hÉirinn

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Hibernian Lecture: "Chief O'Neill's Music of Ireland"

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Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin is an Irish musician who holds the Professorship of Music at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, which he founded at the University of Limerick. As a pianist he is widely acknowledged as having originated a unique Irish piano style out of an Irish traditional music base. Ó Súilleabháin has given concerts around the world and has released more than 10 CD recordings of his own compositions and arrangements performed by the Irish Chamber Orchestra under his direction.…

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Julie Fowlis: "Music of the Scottish Isles"

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Within the ‘Music of the Scottish Isles’ Tour theme, Julie and her band, will be performing tracks from her newly released studio album 'Gach sgeul' ('Every story'); as well as favourites from previous highly acclaimed and award winning albums.

Co-sponsored by the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.…

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News

Acclaimed Irish musician Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin to present recital/lecture for annual Hibernian Lecture

Author: Heather Gary

Acclaimed Irish musician Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin will present this year’s Hibernian Lecture,  “Chief O’Neill’s Music of Ireland,” on Friday, Oct. 3 at 4:00 p.m. at the Carey Auditorium in Hesburgh Library.

Ó Súilleabháin is chair of music and founding director emeritus of the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance at the University of Limerick. Noted for his development of a uniquely Irish traditional piano style, he has recorded extensively with the Irish Chamber Orchestra and has released more than 10 CD recordings.

 

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Institute Welcomes Four Visiting Fellows

Author: Margaret Lloyd

Institute Welcomes Four Visiting Fellows

Four new scholars of Irish Studies have joined the Keough-Naughton Institute as visiting fellows during the 2014-15 academic year. John Kelly, Donald R. Keough Distinguished Professor; Sophie Sweetman McConnell, Keough-Naughton Fellow; Sarah L. Townsend, Keough-Naughton Fellow and Ian McBride, Patrick B. O'Donnell Visiting Professor of Irish Studies.…

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