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Sunday Ceilí with the Tulla Ceilí Band

The Percy French Hotel

The Tulla Céilí was formed in 1946 by Paddy Canny and PJ Hayes. Their passion for traditional Irish music and their talent, set the tone for the band. The Tulla Céilí Band has toured all over the world and even played in New York City’s Carnegie Hall. On their trip to America in 1997, the […]


The Joe Donoghue Memorial Open Fiddle Competition – Perpetual Cup and money prize

The Percy French Hotel

Joe Donoghue was a founding member of the Killina Ceili Band in 1957. He played the fiddle and the Saxophone. He also played the Bag Pipes with the Raheen pipe Band for over 40 years. His musical abilities gained him recognition in the traditional music scene. Joe toured all over Ireland and the UK with […]

Songs and stories of Percy French

The Percy French Hotel

Songs and stories of Percy French by Tommy McDermott, Sean Owens and Hilke Billerbeck