MGC Final Presentation of the Season Tonight at 8.15

Millstreet Gramophone Circle Final Presentation of the Season which will be shared by Annabelle O’Sullivan will take place on Friday, 17th May 2024 at 8.15pm in the Canon O’Donovan Day Centre, Clara Road, Millstreet.     Everyone is very welcome.

Millstreet Day Centre (Canon O’Donovan Centre) by moonlight.

“Radio Treasures” Tonight 9.15pm to 11.30pm

On this Tuesday – 14th May 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 95) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on A Variety of Guests  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music StationPlease note that our CMS Website is now back  in operation but there are also other ways to listen to CMS by using the “Radio Garden” App, by the “Tune In” App or by Alexa.   At 9.30pm we continue with Episode Two of our new series on Charleville.    Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Enjoying the recent Tractor Run in Millstreet.
Danny and Peter providing the superb music for Sunday’s Annual Bealtaine Tea Dance at the Wallis Arms Hotel.

Wonderful Musical Event in Ballyvourney This Sat. at 8pm

We thank Margaret and Michael Dennehy, Geararoe, Millstreet for the very interesting link about a Concert in Ballyvourney this Saturday night. The group are made up of the Cotter family from Ennis.  Geraldine Cotter was a music teacher in Millstreet Community School in the early to mid-1980s. Most likely, many of her Past-Pupils might well wish to see Geraldine and her Family perform at this very special event  at the Ionad Cultúrtha in Baile Mhúirne on Sat. 11th May at 8pm.  (S.R.)

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Charleville, Ancestral Search & Mallow Pipe Band Centenary

On this Tuesday – 7th May 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 94) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Latharn  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music StationPlease note that our CMS Website is now back  in operation but there are also other ways to listen to CMS by using the “Radio Garden” App, by the “Tune In” App or by Alexa.   At 9.30pm we introduce our new series on Charleville.   At 10pm we share our feature on the Centenary of the Thomas Davis Pipe Band from Mallow.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Tracing ancestral roots in the Millstreet area – Roman, Jude and Ailish.

With the Elections in June canvassing has begun in Millstreet and beyond.
Recent Paragliding from Clara Mountain.
Truly magnificent Rainbow seen by many on this Sunday evening.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Mallow & Charleville

On this Tuesday – 30th April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 93) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on The Ferrymen Band  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music StationPlease note that our CMS Website is presently not in operation so the best way to listen to CMS at the moment is by the “Radio Garden” App, by the “Tune In” App or by Alexa.   At 9.30pm we introduce our new series on Charleville.   At 10pm we share our feature on the Centenary of the Thomas Davis Pipe Band from Mallow.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Pipe Major Brendan O’Mahony at the launch of the Exhibition at Mallow Library of the Centenary of Mallow’s Thomas Davis Pipe Band.

Pictured at our special recordings in Charleville’s Mercy Heritage Centre. At 9.30pm we share the new series every week.

Organised by TY SVP Youth Conference of MCS a special “Games Morning” was held on Monday at the Parish Centre.
Attending the AGM of Millstreet’s Mens Shed at Macroom Road earlier this year.
Springtime 2024 at Mount Leader, Millstreet.
A 5.30am view of Clara Mountain from Mount Leader, Millstreet.
Attending the very successful Annual Autism Awareness Coffee Morning at Presentation N.S., Millstreet this Tuesday, 30th April.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Collins Barracks

On this Tuesday – 23rd April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 92) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on A Variety of Artists – Singers, Musicians and Storytellers  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 10pm we feature  a very interesting Feature relating to Collins Barracks.   Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Presentation at Collins Barracks, Cork on 7th April 2024 – a special feature at 10pm tonight.
From Youghal Mr. McCarthy performed with the 4th Inf. Bn. Assoc. Pipers at the special occasion in Collins Barracks.
Patrick O’Donoghue – representing the Thomas Davis Pipe Band, Mallow on the celebration of its Centenary this year.
Local VIPs at the live recording of “Glór Tíre” in the Galway Gaeltacht last week. The Final of the TV Show is being broadcast live from 9.30pm tonight. Watch out for local people participating in the dancing!
One of the many wonderful Polish Families attending the Easter 2024 Blessing ceremony in Millstreet.
Coordinating the superbly successful First Dromtariffe Vintage Club event on Sunday, 21st April 2024.

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Listener’s Choice Presentation Tonight in CODMDC at 8.15

Millstreet Gramophone Circle Presentation will take place tonight – Friday, 19th April 2024 at 8.15pm in the Canon O’Donovan Day Centre, Clara Road, Millstreet.     Everyone is very welcome.  This is the second last Presentation of the current season and it is a Listener’s Choice programme where we share the musical choices of many of those attending.  (S.R.)

Millstreet Community School – “A Celebration of Culture and Inclusion”

The Celebration of Culture and Inclusion is a chance to recognise and celebrate the different countries and cultures that are represented in our school and community.  The evening will feature song, dance, music, poetry and the chance to sample food from many different countries, including Ireland. We will be welcoming a special guest for the event, Dr Manizha Khan.  Dr Khan and her family are originally from Afghanistan.  She is a dentist by profession.  In fact, she was the dean of a dental school in the city of Herat in Afghanistan but she and her family fled to Ireland because their lives were under threat from the regime in the country. Apart from being a dentist in Cork she is also a School of Sanctuary Ambassador and we are delighted she will be able to join us.
Admission is free.  Please feel free to join us for what is sure to be a memorable night.

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Artists Supreme & Prestigious Music Festival

On this Tuesday – 9th April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 90) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Newcastlewest, Co. Limerick  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 9.30pm we feature  a very interesting Interview with  people associated with the recent Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend in Kiskeam.  At 10pm we interview Four Artists – Denis and Bernie O’Connor, Gordon Hogan from Co. Tipperary and Anja Buchheister from Germany – at the recent Launch of Sculptor Supreme, Denis O’Connor’s Exhibition “In My Time” one of whom was also a renowned Tour Guide in Germany.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

At 9.30pm we interview Sheila, Pat and Maura (centre) pictured here in Kiskeam with further relatives of the late Maurice O’Keeffe.
At 10pm we listen to Interviews recorded at Denis O’Connor’s recent Exhibition Launch in Cork chatting here with Bernard, Heather and Eileen O’Donoghue.
We chat about the recent Cinema release of this Documentary which apparently includes a very brief clip from our 1993 Documentary “Memories of Millstreet”. I’ve yet to see “One Night in Millstreet” but Martha Cronin who recently attended its showing at the Los Angeles Film Festival shared this image below from the film!

Presentation of impressive cheque by Millstreet Vintage Club to St. John’s Well Committee at Aubane Community Centre.
The wonderfully talented Cast of the recent hugely successful “The Promise of Spring” at Aubane Community Centre.
Mary Conroy of Radio Kerry introducing some of the superb Musicians at the recent Maurice O’Keeffe Musical Festival in Kiskeam.

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Cultúrlann Newmarket presents EVELYN & DEC

Cultúrlann Newmarket

Sat 20th April @8pm: EVELYN & DEC

Tickets: https://ticketstop.live/events/163

Highly acclaimed guitarist, singer-songwriter and music producer Declan Sinnott of Horslips fame and longstanding collaborations with the likes of Christy Moore, Mary Black and Moving Hearts, will be performing at the Cultúrlann with the amazing Dutch singer-songwriter Evelyn Kallansee (Les Miserables, acid jazz and all points in between).

Their inaugural album “Make for Joy” was album of the week on RTÉ Radio 1 at the beginning of March, and now you get the opportunity to hear its contents performed live by two fabulous musicians at the top of their game in a majestic venue in the beautiful Duhallow region of North Cork.

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Holy Wells & Kiskeam Easter

On this Tuesday – 2nd April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 89) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Sherkin Island  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 10.00pm we feature  a very interesting Interview with  people associated with a wonderful Project relating to Holy Wells and we feature musical recordings from Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend in Kiskeam.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Official Launch of Denis O’Connor’s “In My Time” magnificent Sculpture Exhibition in Cork on 28th March 2024…Continuing until 26th April in LHQ Gallery at County Library Building on Western Road.  Denis is pictured here with his distinctive black hat in the centre.
Celebrating the recent 70th Anniversary of New Holland dealership at Colemans Millstreet (full feature later).
Jerry Kelleher and his son Ryan at the wonderfully successful Aubane Concert thoroughly enjoyed by a capacity audience.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features A Preview of Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend

On this Tuesday – 26th March 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 88) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Hospital, Co. Limerick  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 10.00pm we feature very interesting Interviews with lots of people associated with the upcoming Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend in Kiskeam and Ballydesmond.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

The very impressive range of wonderfully talented Musicians participating at the Official Launch on 16th March of the Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend taking place over the Easter Weekend 2024.
From left: Pat Fleming, Coordinator; Elmarie O’Dwyer, M.C., Singer; Anita Bennis, All-Ireland Whistler Champion & Musician.
Meadhbh Walsh, singer/musician and Cllr. Bernard Moynihan, Coordinator.
Seán Murphy, MC recording the superb singing of Liam Roche at St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Carriganima on 16th March 2024.
This wonderful young participant in the Carriganima Parade 2024 seems to be quite fascinated by the very fine singing of Liam Roche!!

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight Features A Preview of Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend”

Scoil Mhuire, Millstreet B.N.S. at Cork City Hall

Scoil Mhuire, Millstreet Boys’ National School participated in Cór Fhéile na Scol on Thursday 21st March  2024.   They were absolutely fantastic and hugely impressed the very large audience at Cork City Hall.  Under the superb musical coordination of Siobhán very special praise and thanks to the wonderfully talented Patrick, David, Jack, Francis, Jonathan, Adrian, Fionn, Liam, Charlie, Noah and Pádraig.   Sincere congratulations to All on such an outstanding achievement in the highly prestigious setting.  (S.R.)

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Interviews with Denis Minihane, Brendan Kelleher and Pat O’Sullivan

On this Tuesday – 19th March 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 87) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Boherbue  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  At 9.20pm we begin our Tribute to the late Maureen Henry.   At 9.30pm we  share a wonderful Interview with Press Photographer supreme, Denis Minihane following the recent official launch of a special RTAI Photography Exhibition in the Library beside Wilton Shopping Centre.   At 9.50pm a very special Birthday Greeting.   At. 9.55pm we feature an Interview with Brendan Kelleher at St. John’s Well, Mushera.   At 10.05pm we meet with the very interesting Pat O’Sullivan of Carrignavar at Millstreet Museum.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)
[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Interviews with Denis Minihane, Brendan Kelleher and Pat O’Sullivan”

Millstreet Gramophone Circle Presentation by Paddy Murphy This Friday at 8.15pm

Millstreet Gramophone Circle Presentation by Paddy Murphy, Tullig, Millstreet will take place on Friday, 15th March 2024 at 8.15pm in the Canon O’Donovan Day Centre, Clara Road, Millstreet. There will be a Kerry theme throughout Paddy’s programme on this occasion. Everyone is very welcome.

Paddy is seated (third from left) with programme list in hand on the occasion of his Millstreet Gramophone Circle Presentation in October 2023 when his splendid programme had a Cork theme. 

Cork Music Station Mourns the Passing of DJ Supreme Maureen Henry

Ita and Willie Fitzgerald & all at Cork Music Station are deeply saddened to announce the passing of our dearest friend and outstanding DJ, Maureen Henry who will be sadly missed.
As a mark of respect to Maureen, we will only have the auto DJ running on Cork Music Station until Friday March 15th.

May Maureen Rest In Peace.

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Declan’s Interview and Patrick’s Tribute to Denis

On this Tuesday – 5th March 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 86) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Tom Meaney & Friends recall History (…..this programme has been shared with President Michael D. Higgins)  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  At 9.30pm we share Patrick Lynch’s magnificent Tribute to the late Denis Murphy, Ballydaly.   We meet three young people at 10.00pm who will be travelling to Lourdes during Easter 2024.  Tonight we feature Part Two of a Fascinating Interview with Declan Ryan regarding his dedicated service to the National Ambulance Service of Ireland at 10.05pm.    Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Sincere congratulations to the victorious Millstreet Community School Team – Munster Senior Football Champions 2024Tap on the images to enlarge.
Declan Ryan pictured at Millstreet Museum during his recent Radio Interview. Part 2 of Declan’s hugely interesting Interview is at 10.05pm tonight.
Holly, Denis and Aoife at Lourdes Quiz event at Wallis Arms Hotel…We hear their brief Interview at 10.00pm tonight.
Prize winners at the recent Lourdes Quiz in the Wallis Arms Hotel.

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Declan’s Interview and Patrick’s Tribute to Denis”

The Promise of Spring happening in Aubane Community Centre on next Friday Night is SOLD OUT – Extra Show now being added for Friday March 29th

SHOW FOR NEXT FRIDAY NIGHT MARCH 8TH IS SOLD OUT

Aubane Community Centre have now added its second Running of The Promise of Spring on Friday Night March 29th at 8pm

It will be a Night of Music, Song, Dance, Romance and Storytelling.

ADMISSION €15 includes Raffle Ticket – FREE ADMISSION FOR U12
PLEASE NOTE TICKETS  FOR THIS SHOW HAVE TO BE PRE BOOKED ON 0857847879.

Proceeds in Aid of Aubane Community Centre.

 

 

CART Carriganima Fundraiser happening on Tonight Saturday March 2nd at The Pub Carriganima

Cart Carriganima Fundraiser is happening Tonight Saturday March 2nd at The Pub Carriganima with Music by Tim Joe and Ann with Guests Peter Lane, Sheila and Mike,Sheila Heery, Barry O’Halloran Eoghan Kelleher and Others, Music from 9.30 pm Sharp,your support would be most Welcome on the Night,for more Details Call 086 8231003.

 

 

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Declan Ryan Interview

On this Tuesday – 27th Feb. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 85) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on A Variety of Entertainers  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature Part One of a Fascinating Interview with Declan Ryan regarding his dedicated service to the National Ambulance Service of Ireland at 10.00pm.   (Part Two next Tuesday at 10pm).   We hear about the recent Cat Rescue!  A special call out at 9.30pm to a group of inspiring Nurses who climbed Clara Mountain on Sunday.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Declan Ryan pictured at Millstreet Museum during his recent Radio Interview.  Part 1 of Declan’s hugely interesting Interview will be broadcast tonight at 10pm on www.corkmusicstation.com .

Tractor Run in aid of Millstreet Pitch & Putt Club took place on Sunday 25th Feb. 2024.
MCS Transition Year Debs Ball took place on Friday, 23rd Feb. 2024.

Wonderful success for Millstreet Presentation N.S. at Cork’s Feis Maitiú 2024.

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Wonderful Success at Feis Maitiú in Cork for Millstreet Presentation N.S.

Sincere congratulations to the wonderfully talented Pupils of Millstreet Presentation N.S. on their highly regarded success in the very prestigious Feis Maitiú in Cork on Friday, 23rd Feb. 2024. Special thanks also to their superbly dedicated Teachers.  Tap on the image to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Pitch & Putt Club to Feature at 10pm on CMS

Marking its 60th year (like the Ordination Year of Fr. Seán Tucker) members of Millstreet Pitch & Putt Club will feature on William Fitzgerald’s Country Show tonight (22nd Feb. 2024) at 10pm on Cork Music Station outlining the wonderful history of the Club as well as the upcoming MVC Tractor Run this Sunday as a special fundraiser for the Pitch & Putt Club.

Pitch & Putt enthusiasts David and Eoin enjoying the game in the Summertime.
Shane Browne checks out the wonderfully maintained Pitch and Putt Course in Millstreet Town Park.

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features a Repeat of Rathmore Interview

On this Tuesday – 20th Feb. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 84) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Freemount  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature a Repeat of  two Interviews at Vintage Event in Rathmore at 10.00pm.   Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Don O’Sullivan speaking at the recent Millstreet Vintage Run Cars and Coffee Event at Rathmore.
Aidan Dennehy who superbly coordinated with a dedicated Team the recent Rathmore Vintage Event in aid of Hollymount N.S..
The recent AGM of Millstreet Pitch and Putt Club.
Millstreet’s very own Happy Dragon! Wonderfully creative sculpture designed and put in place outside the home of a very talented Family at Aunagloor, Killarney Road, Millstreet. We thank Christopher Twomey for alerting us to this truly magical gem.

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight Features a Repeat of Rathmore Interview”

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Rathmore & Aubane

On this Tuesday – 13th Feb. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 83) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Kilgarvan  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature Vintage Event at Rathmore 9.30pm and Special Tribute in Aubane to Linda Desmond, Boxing Champion Supreme at 10.00pm.   Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)