Sean O Riada Gold Medal Cork finalist
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Flute and whistle players, competitors in the Seán Ó Riada Gold Medal, final Eimhar Flannery, Rockchapel practising in the Rochestown Park Hotel in Cork before the final.
15 musicians will compete in the final, organised by Peadar Ó Riada through his RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta music programme, and named in honour of his father, the great composer and musician.
This year a Musicians’ Congress also takes place on Saturday in the Rochestown Park Hotel as part of the weekend’s events, with several speakers from the music industry offering advice to traditional musicians on subjects such as rights, publishing, publicity and insurance.
Sean O Riada
Gold Medal Cork finalist