Echoes of Erin, the 2017 Comhaltas Concert Tour of Britain will visit 10 venues between the 19th of February and the 4th of March. The annual Tour features the best of traditional talent drawn from all four Provinces of Ireland.

Each year the Tour assembles a fine mix of established artistes together with up-and-coming young stars. These are blended together into a fast-moving and colourful show which appeals to both the connoisseurs and peripheral fans of Irish traditional entertainment.

Echoes of Erin 2017 is generously sponsored by Bus Éireann and Tourism Ireland.


DateTime (pm)LocationVenueContact

Feb-198:00DublinCultúrlann na hÉireann, Monkstown01 2800295,

Feb-248:00LiverpoolSt Michael’s Irish Centre01512631808

Feb-258:00ManchesterThe Irish World Heritage Centre01612054007, 07960101100, 07989381835

Feb-267:00Settle, New YorkshireSettle Victoria Hall01729825718,

Feb-278:00Newcastle Upon TyneTyneside Irish Centre01912610384,

Feb-287:30LeedsThe Leeds Irish Centre01132480887

Mar-018:00BirminghamSt. Anne’s Parish Centre01216046111

Mar-028:00NottinghamThe Polish Eagle Club07811199910, 07926559838

Mar-038:00Milton KeynesMilton Keynes Irish Centre01908375978

Mar-048:00LondonIrish Cultural Centre07816130338,



Dick BeamishCorkFear An Tí

Ciara FoxTyroneSinger

Finbarr EnglishTipperaryFiddle

Sandra WalshCorkBanjo & Mandolin

Shirley RogersRoscommonFlute & Whistle

Claire Ann KearnsOffalyFiddle & Button Accordion

Ciarán Mac GearailtKildareFlute

Colm SlatteryTipperaryButton Accordion, Melodeon & Piano

Fergus BogueCavanButton Accordion

Jack Mac PartlinTipperaryUilleann Pipes

Sinead MulqueenClareConcertina & Piano

Brendán JoyceGalwaySean Nós Dancer

Aine McDermottCavanDancer

Aoife McEnteeCavanDancer

Muireann O’DwyerTipperaryHarp

Eddie MurphyLimerickManager