The Event Guide for Coleman Traditional Irish Music Centre

The Coleman Music Centre in Gurteen Co. Sligo hosts many concerts, sessions, plays, and competitions. The Centre prides itself in attracting many of the most influential and talented names in Traditional Irish Music. Buy your ticket for our shows today.

Traditional Music Exhibition

1st Jan - 20th Dec 2017

Audio Visual and exhibition of the history of traditional Irish Music...more details.

€5.00  €4.00

Donal O'Connor in concert

24th February 2018 at 8.30pm

Boyle's singer/songwriter, Donal O'Connor's music has been described by Christy Moore as “a pure joy”. Come and hear a mix of some old and some new material. This will be a very intimate gig with Donal. Promises to be a great show. ...more details.


Donna Taggart

3rd March, 2018 at 8.30pm

Following her astonishing International success with ‘Jealous of the Angels’ which has now achieved Multi-Platinum status with well in excess of 100 Million streams Donna Taggart is delighted to announce a Spring 2018 Concert Tour in Ireland/UK. Just back from the USA after touring with legendary singer/songwriter Phil Coulter Donna’s distinctive emotional singing style has drawn comparisons with the likes of Eva Cassidy, Mary Black and Alison Krauss. Although Donna has only recently gained international recognition she is making up for lost time. Her debut Irish and UK Tour in 2017 enthralled audiences and has established her as one of Ireland’s top Live female performers....more details.


Michael Rooney & June McCormack in concert

10th March 2018 at 8.30pm

We are delighted to welcome the Monaghan harpist and current TG4 Composer of the Year, Michael Rooney and Sligo flute player June McCormack to perform a special concert in March. This husband and wife duo, known as Draíocht, are veterans of the traditional Irish music scene. They have received major awards and have produced two acclaimed recordings. Both make an enormous contribution to the traditional music landscape of Ireland today....more details.


Mossie Martin, Sean & Noelle Carroll in concert

24th March, 2018 at 8.30pm

Mossie Martin – (Fiddle), is originally from near Keadue, Co. Roscommon. He learned his music from Longford fiddler, Seamus Thompson. Mossie has played extensively abroad in recent years in Australia, France and Spain. He is a tutor with FETAC and currently teaches a PLC course in Traditional Irish music in Drumshanbo. Mossie is also a member of the All Ireland winning Dartry Ceili Band. Noelle Carroll – (Flute), from Teesan, Drumcliffe, Co. Sligo. Noelle has been involved in teaching the younger members at the Fred Finn CCE branch over the past number of years and is also a member of the All-Ireland winning Dartry Ceili Band. Sean Carroll – (Button Accordion), is from Teesan, Drumcliffe, Co. Sligo and is older brother of band member Noelle Carroll. He was taught to play accordion by his father Michael, originally from Co. Leitrim who played with the well-known Leitrim Ceili Group. Sean is also a member of the All Ireland winning Dartry Ceili Band....more details.


Declan Folan & Guests in Concert

21st April 2018 at 8.30pm

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Shaskeen in Concert

23rd June 2018 at 8.30pm

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Fr. James McDonagh & Friends in Concert

2nd September 2018 at 8.00pm

Fr. James McDonagh with family & friends in concert. A night not to be missed! Early booking advisable...more details.


Paul Byrom in Concert

22nd September, at 8.30pm

Paul Byrom is often hailed as one of Ireland's premier tenors. The Dublin-born entertainer has been in the music industry for over 20 years. Paul recorded his first album "The Golden Voice" as a boy soprano aged 14. His second release, entitled VELVET, was in 2005 and reached #2 in the Irish music charts which has led to many appearances on Irish Television and Radio, including "Celebrity Jigs and Reels" where he reached the grand final. He also appeared for a short while in Ireland's longest running soap "FAIR CITY". Paul went on to release his Christmas album entitled "I'll Be Home For Christmas" in 2008, which charted in the Classical Billboard Charts and continues to sell well. His talent as a singer has taken him far and wide, and some of the many highlights include performing for dignitaries such as Emperor Akihito of Japan, Former Irish President's Mary McAleese and Mary Robinson and most recently for United States President, Barack Obama and Speaker of The House, John Boehner. ...more details.


Pilgrim St

20th October 2018 at 8.30pm

Pilgrim St Strongly influenced by Bluegrass, Old Time Country and Folk Music, and fusing this style with traditional folk songs from this side of the Atlantic, Pilgrim St bring a warm and lively atmosphere to venues around the country with their concerts. July 2015 saw the release of their debut E.P. Welcome to Pilgrim St, recorded live in a one day session in Crookedwood Studios, Slane, featuring the wide range of musical styles the band possess in five original songs. Band members include members of Navan bands Trigger and the Hitmen and The Great Simones: Peadar Farrelly ( Guitar, Vocals ), Singer/Songwriter Eugene Donegan ( Banjo, Vocals ), Eoin McDonnell ( Mandolin, Vocals ), Francis McGinn ( Bass ), Mark Lynch ( Dobro ), Brendan Kelly ( Accordion, Vocals ) and and Cathal McQuaid ( Fiddle ). For more information on this band go to details.