First Irish Sean Nos and gaeilge song gathering webcast in Kansas City KC Irish Sean Nos Gathering
with Mike OLaughlin at the Irish Roots Cafe

Kansas City and Weston MO.
The First free, open, sean nos gathering of dance,
song and music takes place on 4 days
in 5 locations near Kansas City.  From
April 23 to 26, 2014. Get those details here

Main Song Event Broadcast Live
Local singers of Song in Irish gaeilge, will gather
together on day three of the events, that day at Brownes
Irish Marketplace. Preceded there by Irish dance lessons
and sessions, followed by a tribute that evening
to Irish music revival of the 1980s in the area.

Song Segment
Some songs will be sean nos style, others will
be sean nos modernized, and others will
simply be songs in Irish, best we can.
The singers come from all walks of life, from
professional to folks who just wanted to sing
a song in Irish. It is time they were recognized
for supporting the Irish language and heritage.
There is an open call for singers in Irish.
The few, the proud, the brave, will be with us on
this 25th day of April.

Watch and listen on your computer
We will be broadcasting live from Brownes Irish Marketplace
that day, to people all over the world. All you need
is a computer to watch. It’s at 8 o’clock EDT, 7 oclock K.C. time.
We will be using a laptop to send it to you live.
There is no charge, and you can type in comments on
your computer that we can read while the show is going on.

How to watch and listen
To get a preview, register for the show, and have
them send you a reminder via email before it begins
go here

It’s going to be fun, homespun and real enough.
Come along and enjoy the old style and gaeilge
song, in person or via your computer by clicking
the link above for

Irish Roots Cafe and house band
This gathering is sponsored by the Irish Roots Cafe
and house band. I have written and published books
on Irish genealogy for every county in Ireland and
then some, under the name of the Irish Roots Cafe
and Irish Genealogical Foundation.
Please help support my efforts by visiting our
Irish genealogy and Books page below

Mike OLaughlin
P.S. we’ve also made up 50 commemorative T Shirts for this event,
which will not last long I’m thinking

About Mike

Mike is the worlds most published author in his field, with over 40 books, 700 articles, two newsletters, a blog, 200 podcasts and 170 videos. He also publishes rare books like "The Annals of Ireland by the Four Masters" and Keatings "History of Ireland". Mike also sings in the Irish (Gaeilge) Language, with 3 albums to his credit. Mike descends from the O’Loughlins of Kilfenora, County Clare, and the O’Donahues of Glenflesk, County Kerry and also bears Sullivan, Buckley, Kilmartin, Llewellyn and Kelliher roots. He has led tours to Ireland and maintains a 3,000 volume Irish library.
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