All-Ireland winning fiddle player and noted harpist Tracey McRory will introduce and play specially composed First World War inspired music at this event.

The Donegal musician will also share her experiences of performing her music on the Somme and Flanders battlefields while telling the story of her granduncle James McRory who served with the Connaught Rangers. 

The presentation will be followed by a tour of the First World War collection, led by the Inniskillings Museum, and a short discussion on the legacy of the period by Professor Elizabeth Cooke. 

The event will take place on Thursday, June 25 from 1-3pm with a second workshop starting at 3.30pm.

Entry to the event is free and spaces are limited. For more information and to book a place, tel: 028 6632 3142.

Event Details


Inniskillings Museum
The Castle
BT74 7HL


Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 13:00

Centenary Event

Tickets and further information

Music and Memories: Remembering the First World War with music and objects