Sinéad, Gráinne, Darragh, Mícheál Healy
Saturday 24 October Concert 8pm
Saturday 24 October Sinéad Healy Harp Workshop Intermediate 10.15am
The Healy family from Castlebar, Co. Mayo are versatile and vibrant multi-instrumentalists all of whom began playing both classical and traditional music at a very early age.
Between them, the family hold in excess of thirty All Ireland Titles on a range of different instruments, which they have won at the annual Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann, Réadóirí and Oireachtas na Samhna competitions.
The Healy’s have made numerous T.V. appearances on programmes including Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann RTÉ, Geantraí and Glaoch an Cheoil TG4. Two members of the family have released debut albums to critical acclaim, entitled Pleckin’ About and Shuffle the Deck. Sinéad has also appeared on the album The Bunch of Keys playing both piano accordion and piano. The Healy brothers have recently toured worldwide with their album Boxing Banjo.