With a career spanning over twenty years, Keshcarrigan's Eleanor Shanley is one of our most loved singers in our country’s folk music history.
She will perform her next concert not far from home in The Ardowen Theatre, Enniskillen on Saturday, June 9 ... and we have a pair of tickets up for grabs - keep reading!
Eleanor is a busy lady not only is she recording her new studio album but she is also creating content with a newly formed Leitrim band, Garadice who are expected to announce their tour shortly.
Renowned for her unique interpretation of Irish and Roots songs, Eleanor Shanley has been at the top of her profession since her first appearance with De Danann. Eleanor has worked with many great musicians through the years and also recorded with The Dubliners, Sharon Shannon, Donal Lunny, to U2 and too many more both at home and internationally to mention here.
This year so far, has included live shows in Denmark, where Eleanor was awarded The Danish Folk Music Award in 2015, a testament were it needed to her popularity in this market.
The show on Saturday, June 9 will see Eleanor joined by Paul Kelly for a memorable night. Doors open at 7pm and concert commences at 8pm
Tickets cost £17.50 are available to buy direct from Ardowen Theatre on 0044286632 5440, or online via www.ardhowen.com.
WIN WIN WIN
To win a pair of tickets tot his special night we want you to answer a VERY easy question.
Where in Leitrim is Eleanor Shanley from?
Send your answer with your name, address and telephone number to: firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, June 4, 1pm.