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Réalta Geala Performance in Sligo

Réalta Geala at the Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann, Sligo 2015

This group of young musicians from Boston, Massachusetts, USA, represented theThe Reynolds-Hanafin-Cooley Branch of Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann at  the Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann in Sligo, Ireland in August 2015, a music competition for Irish traditional musicians.

Watch Réalta Geala Performance on Video

About Réalta Geala

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann in Sligo, Ireland alta Geala is a group of young Irish traditional musicians from the greater Boston area associated with the CCE Boston Music School. They were one of the up-to-four bands allowed to compete from the United States. This is a great honor for the musicians and our Comhaltas organization is very proud of their accomplishments.

Provincial Convention and Mid-Atlantic Fleadh

The 2014 CCÉ Provincial Convention and Mid-Atlantic Fleadh will be held from April 24-27 at the Hilton Hotel, One Hilton Court,  Parsippany, NJ. It is hosted by the CCÉ Mid-Atlantic Region.

Convention Details are on the Comhaltas North America website!

Because of the overlap of the Convention with the Fleadh, the music workshops will be held on Friday, April 25th.

 For the first time ever, the 2014 Convention will wrap around one of our Provincial Fleadhanna! Come and enjoy Ceilithe and Concerts; Instrument, Singing, Set Dance, Ceili and Sean Nos workshops and be a part of our celebration of the “bloom of youth,” the future of our movement!

For more information, call Paul Keating at 201-722-0059 or visit http://www.nyfleadh.com. (Please note: Because of the overlap of the Convention with the Fleadh, the Convention’s music workshops will be held on Friday, April 25, 2014).

Rooms Reserved for Irish Music Weekend

When booking a room, ask for Irish Music Weekend Room Rate  of $123/Night. Call  (973) 267-7373 or register here at the CCE Irish Music Weekend reservation site. At the CCE Irish Music Weekend reservation site, a block of rooms have been reserved for April 24, 2014 – April 28, 2014. The special room rate will be available until April 4th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

Past Conventions in Boston

A CCÉ North American Provincial Convention is celebrated and hosted in a different city each year. In 1997 the (then) Hanafin-Cooley branch hosted the 25th Annual North American Provincial Convention and the 2003 Annual Convention was held at the Boston Logan Airport in April 2003.

Registration Form Attached

For your convenience, we’re attaching a copy of the Comhaltas April 2014 Convention Registration Form.