An extract from a programme showing the highlights of the traditional music festival, the Fleadh Ceoil held in Thurles, Co. Tipperary in 1965.
- Title Fleadh Ceoil na hÉireann Durlas Eile
- 1st Broadcast 06/10/1965
- ContributorAindreas Ó Gallchoir (Producer)
Adrian Cronin (Producer)
- Clip Duration 00:03:04
- Material Type Video
- Series title -
- Clip title Fleadh Cheoil Thurles
- Extended description
The opening sequence from a programme which captures the atmosphere of Fleadh Ceoil na hÉireann the traditional music song and dance festival held in Thurles in 1965. Singing, dancing and music from young and old.
Fleadh Cheoil could be literally translated as a 'feast of music'. The Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann is a festival held annually and is attended by thousands of visitors from all over the world who take part in various traditional Irish music, song, dance and language competitions.
The extract here is from a programme which attempts to capture the atmosphere of a Fleadh Cheoil through the images and sounds of the music, song and dance. No voice over or presenter is used in the production.
'Fleadh Ceoil na hÉireann 1965 Durlas Eile' was broadcast 06 October 1965,
- Local keywords Traditional Music, Fleadh Cheoil, Dancing, Music, Pubs, Drinking, Gambling, Festivals, Thurles, County Tipperary
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Topic Arts and Culture
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ
- Production year 1965
- Country of production IRELAND
- Original identifier P59/00065
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- Item type part/extract
- Item colour Black and White
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 4:3
- Language used English (eng)