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Saint Brigid Musical Celebration
February 5, 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm GMT
Celebrating the legacy of Brigid through Music.
An Irish Patron saint who, despite living over 1500 years ago, has an relevant message for some of the more acute challenges of the 21st Century.
The importance of being in tune with the delicate balance of nature, the value of female leadership and the pursuit of peace and unity through justice.
Performances from; Ireland’s leading soprano and treasure of Kildare, Ms Céline Byrne, Brian Crehan on Uileann Pipes, the wonderful Leixlip Ceoltas Group, one to watch, 11 year old Eva Whittaker from Prosperous, two shining lights from the Philips family in Kildare, Katelynn & Holly.
A big thank you to those behind the camera, video, Seoirse O Mahony, Cllr. Suzanne Doyle, Conor Wilkins, Gordon Turner, Lisa Nagle, Tina McGovern, James Dempsey & Pat Murphy, special thanks to the Select Vestry for use of the wonderful St Brigid's Cathedral, the Irish National Stud and most important of all to Rita, Mary & Phil in Solas Bhride for keeping the torch of Brigid burning.