Geantraí, the iconic traditional music series, is making a comeback to TG4 in 2024 after a ten-year break.
Acclaimed singer and native of An Sean Phobal, Co. Waterford, Ciarán Ó Gealbháin takes the lead in this thirteen-part series, celebrating Ireland's vibrant music session tradition.
The fifth episode is coming to you from Mooney's Pub, in An Rinn, Co. Waterford.
Geantraí, once the cornerstone of music programming on TG4 for an impressive 17 years, captures the essence of Irish traditional arts and folk music in a relaxed session setting, emphasizing the connection between performers and listeners.
The series pays tribute to musicians and the unique venues hosting these sessions, promising a unique night of music in each episode.
From West Cork to Dunkineely in Donegal, across to Ballisodare, County Sligo, and the village of Hollywood in Wicklow, the series covers the best of Irish traditional music from across the entire island of Ireland.
Produced by the team behind series like Cúltír (TG4) and the recent Seisiún (RTÉ), the new Geantraí series is set to be a treat for old fans and newbies alike.
The fifth episode will air at 10.30 p.m. on Sunday 04 February and was recorded in Mooney's Pub, in An Rinn, Co. Waterford, and will feature the cream of traditional musicians from the surrounding area.
Every Sunday at the same time, we're celebrating the best of Irish traditional music, giving a nod to the pubs that serve as the heartbeat of these musical gatherings.
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