20 Irish Traditional Artists announced for 20/20 Visionaries

20 Irish Traditional Artists announced for 20/20 Visionaries

20 Irish Traditional Artists announced for 20/20 Visionaries

Trad Ireland/Traid Éireann have announced the Irish traditional artists who will participate in 20/20 Visionaries, an online project supported by Culture Ireland.

In their online performance, the artists will introduce audiences to a source of inspiration which has made an impact on them during their own musical journey.

The twenty musicians, who were selected following an open call, will incorporate historical context into their artistic response as they acknowledge a source of inspiration.
The Irish artists are:

• Paul Bradley
• James Carty
• Bob Gallagher
• Éamonn Galldubh
• Daithí Gormley
• Gráinne Hambly
• Sharon Howley
• Jonathan Kelliher
• Seán McKeon
• Oisín Morrison
• Aoife Ní Bhriain
• Doireann Ní Ghlacáin
• Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh
• Eibhlís Ní Shúilleabháin
• Bryan O’Leary
• Peter O Toole
• Mark Redmond
• Elaine Reilly
• Fergal Scahill
• Macdara Yeates

20/20 Visionaries will be broadcast online each Sunday from 1 November 2020, with 5 themed episodes released over 4 weeks. For further information,please visit: www.trad-ireland.com

Posted: 09.10.20