RTÉ News reports on the death of broadcaster and folk music collector Ciarán Mac Mathúna.
- Title Ciarán Mac Mathúna Dies
- 1st Broadcast 11/12/2009
- ContributorSharon Tobin
- Clip Duration 00:01:29
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title Ciarán Mac Mathúna Dies
- Extended description
RTÉ News looks back a the career of broadcaster and music collector Ciarán Mac Mathúna following his death.
Ciarán Mac Mathúna worked as a teacher before joining RTÉ where he began to record traditional Irish musicians and singers in their own areas.
Ciarán Mac Mathúna presented television and radio programmes and will probably be most fondly remembered for 'Mo Cheol Thú' a Sunday morning radio programme which ran for 25 years.
The report shows Ciarán Mac Mathúna presenting a programmes and broadcasting on radio. There is also a tribute from Director General of RTÉ Cathal Goan.
RTÉ News reports on the death of Ciarán Mac Mathúna on 11 December 2012.
- Local keywords RTÉ, Broadcasting, 2000s, Radio, Studios, Folk Music, Traditional Music, Ciarán Mac Mathúna
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Genre News
- Topic The Media
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Production year 2009
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier BN09/345
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- Item colour Colour
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 16:9 (widescreen)
- Language used English (eng)
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