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Tom Sweeney - An Intimate Evening of Fireside Songs, Ballads & Poetry

Old Courthouse,The Diamond,Lifford

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21st April 2023, Lifford

An intimate evening of Songs & Ballads with the Tyrone singer-songwriter & folklorist Tom Sweeney.

Tom is a grandson of the legend Ulster ballad singer, Sarah Makes and nephew of folk legend Tommy Makem. He has performed a wealth of songs, stories, poems and tunes in venues around the world for over fifty years.

Constantly touring abroad, Tom is delighted to be returning to the beautiful surrounds of Lifford Old Courthouse after a fantastic night guesting with Matt McGranaghan & Denise Roper in October.

Tom has numerous recordings of ballads, poetry, stories, legends & folk tales.

For a special evening of songs heard and learned around the fireside, this a heartwarming sharing or music and words for a Spring evening.

It promises to be an evening not to be missed.


Starts Friday 21 April 2023
Ends Friday 21 April 2023
Type Festival and Events


Tickets 15 EU plus booking fee. See link below for bookings


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