Live Irish Music Sessions- John Benny's Pub, Dingle
Traditional music and in particular , singing is to be heard here in John Benny’s. John Benny and Eilis were born and raised in this area and , like many here , have a huge respect for the tradition . John Benny is a button accordion and whistle player and also is a long time member of the Dingle Fife & Drum Band. He has been playing music since his teens and enjoys the many musicians who come to play.
Eilis has been singing and playing music all her life – she plays a flute made for her by Maurice Reviol while he was in Dingle working with Cillian O’ Brian , the uilleann piper and maker. She has a huge repertoire of Irish and English songs , many learned form her late father and uncle. Eilis has toured the world and is one half of the band Lumiere, with Pauline Scanlon.
- Address: Strand Street, Dingle, Co. Kerry
- Telephone: +353 (0)66 9151215
- Distance from Dingle Town: 0km
- Nearest Town or Village: Dingle / Daingean Uí Chuis