Pan Celtic Festival Activities 2017

‘Taibhse’ le Emer O’Flaherty a bhuaigh Pan Cheilteach

Bhí na sluaite i láthair don chomórtas náisiúnta Pan Cheilteach i gCeatharlach chun amhrán nua-chumtha a aimsiú le hionadaíocht a dhéanamh ar son na hÉireann ag an bhFéile Idirnáisiúnta Pan Cheilteach 2017. Cuireadh 18 n-amhrán nua i láthair os comhair na moltóirí Seathrún Ó Casaide ball de Na Casadaigh, Brian Páircéir léiritheoir le RTÉ agus an t-amhránaí aitheanta Deirdre Nic Eanruig chomh maith le slua 300 duine.

Pan Celtic National Song Contest winners

Amhrán dar teideal ‘Taibhse’ le Emer O’Flaherty as Inis, Co. an Chláir a bhuaigh an comórtas.

‘Amhrán na nGael’ le Méabh Ní Bheaglaoich a tháinig sa dara háit agus ‘Abhainn an Ghrá’ le Tadhg Ó Grifín sa tríú háit.

Beidh Emer ar ais i gCeatharlach ar an Déardaoin, 20ú Aibreán chun ‘Taibhse’ a chur I láthair ar son na hÉireann ag an gcomórtas idirnáisiúnta mar chuid den Fhéile Idirnáisiúnta Phan Cheilteach a bheidh ar siúl ann ó 18 - 22 Aibreán. Beidh amhráin ag Alba, an Bhriotáin, an Bhreatain Bheag, Oileán Mhanainn agus an Choirn chomh maith le ‘Taibhse’ in iomaíocht do Ghradam Phan Cheilteach 2017 agus duais €1,500.

Comhgháirdeachas ó chroí le hEmer agus go n-éirí go geal le ‘Taibhse’!


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Emer O’Flaherty’s song ‘Taibhse’ wins Pan Celtic

The Pan Celtic national song contest held recently in Carlow featured eighteen original songs competing for the top prize of €1,000 and the honour of representing Ireland in the International Song Contest in April.

Pan Celtic National Song Contest winners

The songs were performed live before an audience of more than 300 and the judging panel consisted of Seathrún Ó Casaide of Na Casadaigh family group, RTÉ producer Brian Páircéir and traditional singer Deirdre Nig Eanruig.

Top prize of €1,000 and the Pan Celtic trophy went to Emer O’Flaherty of Ennis for her song ‘Taibhse’.

‘Amhrán na nGael’ and Méabh Ní Bheaglaoich came in 2nd place while ‘Abhainn an Ghrá’ from Tadhg Ó Grifín came 3rd.

Emer will be back in Carlow on Thursday, 20 April to perform her winning song ‘Taibhse’ and represent Ireland at the Pan Celtic International Song Contest competing against the entries from the other participating Celtic nations of Wales, Scotland, Brittany, Cornwall and The Isle of Man.

Congratulations Emer and best wishes with ‘Taibhse’!



The Pan Celtic International Festival 2017

The Pan Celtic Festival 2017 will be held in Carlow, Ireland 18th – 22nd April 2017!

Pan Celtic is a celebration of the cultural links between Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Brittany, Cornwall and the Isle of Man. We look forward to welcoming the musicians and choirs, singers and dancers from the participating Celtic nations who will come together to share their language and culture at this great family-friendly Easter event. Be there!

The full festival programme with full fringe listings and regular updates will be available on www.panceltic.ie. Watch this space!

To download the Advance Festival Programme for 2017 just click on the image below:


Pan Celtic advance programme 2017


Email: pancelticcarlow@gmail.com


Tel: +353 87 2857048, +353 59 9158105, +353 85 1340047


Féile Idirnáisiúnta Pan Cheilteach 2017

Tá an-áthas orainn go mbeidh an Fhéile Idirnáisiúnta Pan Cheilteach 2017 ar ais i gCeatharlach. I rith na féile déanfar cultúir, traidisiúin agus na teangacha ceilteacha as Alba, an Bhreatain Bheag, an Choirn, Oileán Mhanainn, an Bhriotáin agus Éire a cheiliúradh agus a chomóradh le ceol, amhránaíocht, damhsa, scéalaíocht, drámaíocht, filíocht, ceardaíocht agus ealaín.








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