Chance to hear top folk band

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Belfast’s finest folk band come to The Hawth Studio on Thursday October 31 7.30pm with another compelling celebration of Irish music and song.

Craobh Rua (pronounced CRAVE ROO-AH) translates from Irish to Red Branch and is a name that is well known in Celtic history from The Red Branch Knights of Ulster.

This Belfast based Irish Traditional Music band has given concert and festival performances in the USA, Canada, Australia, Germany, Austria, Italy, Holland, Belgium Switzerland, Poland, Slovenia, Denmark, Norway, England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.

Their music has delighted audiences and earned them wide acclaim and recognition and they are now regarded around the world as one of the finest ambassadors of Irish Traditional Music.

Craobh Rua’s impeccable musicians bring their own individual experience to the group and fuse their talents to bring life to a wide array of instruments such as banjo, mandolin, fiddle, uilleann pipes, flute, tin whistle, guitar and vocals. Craobh Rua takes a refreshing, unpretentious but uncommonly skilled run at some of the greatest music in the world.

Tickets are priced at £15 and are available from the Box Office on 01293 553636 or book online at