Opry an Iúir
Season 5 of the very popular country music series, presented by the king of country Daniel O’Donnell.
Season 5 of the country music series, presented by the king of country Daniel O’Donnell. He is joined by Lynette Fay as they meet and greet some of the biggest stars of country music.
It has a stellar line-up, including Ray Lynam, Sandy Kelly, Gloria, The High Kings, The 3 Amigos, Trudy Lalor and TR Dallas.
Each week the featured artist will perform a selection of his/her greatest hits, as well as an Irish-language duet with a well-known traditional singer, promising an evening of unmissable music. In each episode, Daniel will also duet with the featured country artist and perform some of his own best-loved hits ‘as Gaeilge’.
Multi-instrumentalists The High Kings, fresh from a sell-out US tour, swap Nashville for Newry as they guide viewers through the highlights of their back catalogue. They are joined on stage by renowned singer Nell Ní Chroinín, the youngest ever recipient of the TG4 Singer of the Year award.
The series was part-funded by Northern Ireland Screen’s Irish Language Broadcast Fund.
Produced by Big Mountain Productions