Irish traditional music live from Cultúrlann na hÉireann in Monkstown Dublin.

Breandán Ó Dúill introduces the first in a twelve part series of all the best in Irish traditional music, singing and dancing from Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann.

Ireland's leading traditional musicians performing at An Cultúrlann, the headquarters of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann in Monkstown, County Dublin.

For the next 12 weeks, I'll be introducing to you all the best in Irish traditional music, singing and dancing.

Performing on the opening night are a group of Dublin musicians Eoghan and Diarmuid Ó Cionnaith, Neil Ó Callanain, Fintan Ó Meagher, and Mick Davis.

This episode of 'All The Best' was broadcast on 7 May 1984. The presenter is Breandán Ó Dúill.