19th Annual Gaelic Concert Series

19th Annual Gaelic Concert Series

Contact

Phone 902-622-2627

Website feisaneilein.ca

Date: Tue, Jul 11 2017 - Tue, Aug 8 2017

Region: Bras d'Or Lake Scenic Drive
Community: Christmas Island

Tuesday evenings July 12, 19, 26, August 2, 9, and 16  Doors open at 7pm Concerts start at 8pm.

The title of our concert series is derived from a song composed by local bard Hugh F. MacKenzie. While working in the lumber camps Hugh F. lamented leaving his home. "Christmas of 1927 overtook me in Northern Ontario, eighty miles from civilization. While my associates amused themselves playing cards, I laid in bed to indulge in my melancholy alone. My thoughts of home and Cape Breton I tried to voice in the following verses vowing: “Bu Deònach Leam Tilleadh”-  “I would willingly return.”…

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