Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday 23 July 2014

Warrenpoint Traditional Music Feis

Tin whistle sections were included on the opening day of the Warrenpoint Traditional Music Feis in the Town Hall.











Results

Tin whistle solo, under-12 yrs: 1 and Jubilee Perpetual Challenge Cup, Cathal Murphy; 2 tie, Cliodhna Quinn and Anna Mae Ryan.

Traditional fiddle solo, under-12 yrs: 1 and Arthur O'Loughlin Perpetual Challenge Cup, tie, Niamh Taffe, Dundalk and Cliodhna Quinn, Rostrevor.

Traditional accordion solo, under-12 yrs: 1, Michael Muckian, Crossmaglen; 2, Aine McParland, Jonesborough.

Traditional instrument duet, under-14 yrs: 1, Matthews Duet, Camlough; 2, Ring of Gullion.

Tin whistle solo, under-15 yrs: 1, Michael Mallon; 2, Laura Matthews.

Tin whistle solo, under-9 yrs: 1, Michael McCahill; 2, Leona McCahill.

Fiddle solo, under-9 yrs: 1, Meabh McArdle, Warrenpoint; 2, Kieran Lennon, Dundalk.

Traditional fiddle solo, under-15 yrs: 1 and Patrick Guiney Memorial Cup, tie, Laura McGrath and Laura Matthews; 2, Claire O'Callaghan.



The Matthews family had already won the traditional instrument under-14 years duet class at the Warrenpoint Traditional Music Feis in the Town Hall when they increased their numbers by one to win the traditional instrumental trio, under-16 years.

Results

Traditional piano accordion, solo, under-15 yrs: 1, Katie Daly, Jonesborough; 2, Eoin McParland, Jonesborough.

Traditional instrumental trio, under-16 yrs: 1 and Raffles Perpetual Challenge Cup, The Matthews Trio, Camlough; 2, Laura McGrath, Aoife Quinn and Shane McCartan, Rinn Mhic Giolla Rua CCE, Warrenpoint.

Irish traditional or folk group, instrumental, confined to schools, under-18 yrs: 1, St Paul's High School, Bessbrook; 2, St Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel.

Irish traditional or folk group, under-18 yrs: 1 and Warrenpoint Feis Plaque, Rinn Mhic Giolla Rua CCE Junior Group, Warrenpoint.

Traditional flute solo, under-15 yrs: 1, Ciara McParland, Lislea.

Traditional fiddle solo, under-18 yrs: 1 and President Cup, Nial Murphy, St Paul's, Bessbrook; 2, Stephen Murphy, Rinn Mhic Giolla Rua CCE Junior Group, Warrenpoint.

Traditional piano accordion or traditional button accordion solo, under-18 yrs: 1 and Cathal McAnulty Perpetual Challenge Cup, Sinead O'Callaghan, Rinn Mhic Giolla Rua CCE, Warrenpoint; 2, John Keenan, Jonesborough.

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