COME along and enjoy the duelling accordions of Damian McKee and Sean Og Graham from world famous group Beoga in Lylehill Suite, Hilton Hotel, Templepatrick on October 3, from 8pm.
Damian McKee, from Dunloy, is a top exponent on button accordian. In the 90s he toured Ireland, Britain and America with Comhaltas Ceolteori Eireann and now plays with the band Beoga. He is a prolific composer and many of his works feature in the Beoga repertoire.
Through his teaching, Damian’s influence on traditional accordian playing in the North of Ireland is far-reaching.
From Portglenone, Seán Óg Graham is one of Ireland’s most dynamic young button accordion players.
He has achieved numerous All-Ireland titles and is also a gifted, self-taught guitarist. He is also a talented composer and a wide range of influences is evident in his music writing.
Seán Óg is a graduate of the Limerick based Irish World Academy of Music.
All musicians are welcome to bring instruments and join in the session.
Entry £6 and Participating Musicians £3 (including tea)