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Milltown Bodhrán Festival

A visit to the first ever World Bodhrán Championships in 2006.

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Documentary-maker: Ronan Kelly

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Milltown Bodhrán Festival

Ronan Kelly travels to the first World Bodhrán Championships in Milltown, Co. Kerry.

Contestants come from all around the world, not just to play the bodhrán but enjoy the atmosphere of the festival.

Ronan encounters some real characters as he moves through the crowds, including a professional surfer, a disappointed Italian bodhrán player and a couple of woman who are about to surprise someone with a very unusual cake.

Presented and Produced by Ronan Kelly.

First Broadcast: August 14th, 2006

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