An exciting new songbook written over a century by James Connolly will be relaunched in Cork next week along with a CD featuring the songs from the book.
“Songs of Freedom – the James Conolly Songbook”, edited by Mat Callahan with a preface by writer and poet Theo Dorgan and a Foreword by Connolly’s grandson James Connolly Heron will be launched on Wednesday, 2nd October at 6.30pm at Cork City Library. The launch will be followed with a Concert at the Pavilion, Carey’s Lane (off Patrick Street) (Admission €10).
This is a not to be missed occasion for socialists, music aficionados and historians. See attached poster for full details.
A songbook, edited by James Connolly in 1907, is to be republished for the first time in over a century and will be launched separately in a number of locations. The Cork launch will take place on Wednesday, 2nd October 2013 at Cork City Library with a concert from 9.00pm at the Pavilion, Carey’s Lane (off Patrick Street). Full details on the advert below.