DIT Irish Traditional Music Ensemble perform at Notre Dame "Pep Rally" in O2 Arena

Congratulations to Noel Eccles, Head of Percussion at DIT Conservatory, who masterminded the concert for "The Gathering: Notre Dame - A Welcome Home", which took place on Friday 31st August at the O2 Arena Dublin.  The event featured Noel Eccles, as well as DIT postgraduate student and world champion bodhrán player, Aimee Farrell Courtney.  The Finale saw the DIT Irish Traditional Music Ensemble, performing with leading Irish traditional musicians and the Notre Dame Marching Band.  

“Notre Dame: A Welcome Home”  mixed in elements of a typical Notre Dame pep rally with popular Irish performances and singers to create an amazing collaboration. This show was broadcast live on national television in Ireland and worldwide via YouTube.  

View the Show on YouTube here

Congratulations to the Notre Dame football team who won their game against Navy in the Aviva Stadium Dublin the next day.

 

Aimee Farrell Courtney performing with Liam O Flynn