Read Music Network’s specially commissioned programme notes for The Iona Connection

29 April 2014

For each of our tours, Music Network commissions influential writers to add flavour to our programmes. Get an exclusive glimpse into our next traditional music tour by reading Paul O'Connor's insightful notes for The Iona Connection here. Paul spoke to Alasdair, Natalie and Mairéad ahead of the tour which kicks off in Whelan's, Dublin on 7 May and travels to Kerry, Waterford, Cork, Galway, Mayo, Leitrim, Sligo, Donegal and Kildare.

Take a look at Music Network's archived programme notes:

Chloe Cutts on Nikolay Khozyainov;

Paul O'Connor on Dirk Powell, Brendan Gleeson, Mike McGoldrick and Francis Gaffney;

Ian Patterson on Little Radio;

Liam Cagney on the Attacca Quartet