Bernie Pháid‘s engaging presence and soulful songs captivate audiences as she effortlessly transmits a love of story and song that spans generations.
Hailing from the cultural wellsprings of the Dingle Peninsula, Ireland,, with roots firmly planted in her tradition, Bernie’s latest album, Síol, sees her reach out to explore and find her voice in the hills of Appalachia as she seamlessly weaves Traditional Irish and American folk songs. Deftly accompanied by some of the finest exponents of both traditions, Síol is a fine reflection of a strong and natural musical presence. In her wide-ranging, bilingual repertoire, Bernie manages to combine uplifting, rootsy numbers with achingly honest ballads, all the while captivating the audience with her infectious warmth.
TG4’s Cúl an Tí series celebrates the Irish traditional song in all its haunting beauty with beautiful hand-drawn and digitially animated films made by Cartoon Saloon, Paper Panther Productions and Giant Animation. Co-produced by Fócas Films, this is a unique opportunity to see these short films accompanied by some of the singers and musicians who […]