Songs from the Mountain at An Taibhdhearc, Friday 25th April

Galway Gospel Choir present Songs from the Mountain – a journey through the Bluegrass and Applachian songs of the American South.

Appalachian music has roots in the Irish tradition. The Appalachain musicians and singers claim “We stole your music; we may have sat on the porch and speeded it up some; but we sure stole your music.”  Galway Gospel Choir presents an evening of Southern Appalacia tradition of hospitalitay and song, featuring well known songs made famous by the movies O Brother Where art thou? and Cold Mountain.

The concert will also feature Heartworn Highway. A four piece band who play a mix of country, bluegrass and contemporary American songs and tunes, featuring mandolin, guitar and dobro.

Join us on the mountain! Dungarees optional!
Friday 25th April in An Taibhdhearc at 8pm. Admission €10.

Tickets available from choir members, at An Taibhdhearc online ( or at the door.


About GalwayGospelChoir

The Galway Gospel Choir is a 50+ strong community choir operating since 2001 out of Galway City under the musical direction of Michel Durham.
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