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Nóirín Ní Riain & Celtic Joy feature

Nóirín, Mícheál and Eoin

A lovely feature on Nóirín Ní Riain’s Christmas album with Eoin & Mícheal P. Ó Súilleabháin is now up in the press page. Nóirín was featured on ‘On The Couch’. You can check out the interview and learn a lot…

Nóirín Ní Riain workshop!

Nóirín Ní Riain

Nóirín Ní Riain will be giving a workshop in Limerick’s historic and tranquil Glenstal Abbey in Murroe. Nóirín’s workshops are well known throughout Ireland and further afield and are suitable for anyone in need of an enjoyable, peaceful, calm experience.…

New Nóirín and Amen album stateside!

Celtic Joy - Nóirín Ní Riain and Sons

Nóirín, Eoin and Mícheál’s album ‘Amen’ has been released in America, under the title ‘Celtic Joy’. The album, mainly descriptive of Christmas is one of the most stunning albums of the season, bringing together harmonies and songs that are delicately…

Sanctuary concert in Derry

Sanctuary concert in Derry featuring Nóirín Ní Riain

Tickets will be available in a few hours for the Sanctuary concert on November 10th which will take place in the stunning Millennium Forum in the walled city of Derry. Musicians taking part include Nóirín, Moya Brennan, size2shoes, Nassau Royal…

Free Nóirín song from ‘Sanctuary’!

Sanctuary album

You can download a free Nóirín track on Celtic MP3s. ‘The Song of Wandering Aengus’ is from the Sanctuary album, which benefits victims of domestic violence in Ireland – women, children and men. Download the track and if possible, purchase…

Nóirín in TG4 documentary ‘I bhFócas’

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Nóirín tonight appeared on the TG4 documentary ‘I bhFócas’ – In Focus. Nóirín was the guest of photographer Seán Ó Donghaile. Nóirín guided Seán in the one-hour programme through her favourite places and landscapes including Glencairn Abbey, where Nóirín has…

Nóirín & Amen schedule!

AMEN

Nóirín Ní Riain and Amen have just released their schedule of confirmed dates for 2008 and a few 2009 dates. For information go to the ‘Events’ page and click on a date for full information. Keep in mind that workshop…

30 Years of Sound – a wee thank you.

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This year marks the thirtieth since the release of Nóirín Ní Riain’s debut album ‘Seinn Aililiú’. From humble beginnings, to academic songstress, and from story-teller to global performer, Nóirín Ní Riain has become one of Ireland’s most loved cultural protectors…

Nóirín Ní Riain and AMEN in Derry!

Sanctuary album

It has been confirmed that Nóirín will take part in the upcoming Sanctuary concert in beautiful Doire Cholmcille (Derry!). Sanctuary is a collective of musicians who recorded an album in Glenstal Abbey in aid of the victims of domestic violence.…

Nóirín on Agnes Browne

Agnes Browne featuring Nóirín Ní Riain

Nóirín Ní Riain played a small cameo role in Agnes Browne, a film starring Anjelica Huston (The Witches, 1990), who also directed and produced the film. Last month the film was broadcast worldwide, and over the next few months will…