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Gradam Ceoil TG4


The Concert

This year’s awards will be presented at the Gradam Ceoil TG4 Concert in the The Waterfront, Belfast live on TG4 04.02 @ 9.30pm

Gradam Ceoil TG4 2018 | The Concert

As the countdown begins for the biggest night of the year for traditional Irish music, stars from the stage and screen are getting set to descend on Belfast.

Big names including actor, Stephen Rea and Matt Molloy from The Chieftains have been announced as part of the line-up for TG4’s traditional Irish Music Awards, Gradam Ceoil, which take place at the Belfast Waterfront on Sunday 4th February, 2018.

As awards season hots up, Gradam Ceoil gives local music fans a chance to experience the thrill and excitement of a live televised awards show complete with spine-tingling live performances, right here in Belfast.

This is the first time in its 21-year history that the prestigious Gradam Ceoil concert will take place in Ulster. Known as ‘the Oscars of traditional music,’ and revered by trad fans across Ireland and beyond, the live concert and awards ceremony takes place at the Belfast Waterfront on Sunday 4th February, 2018 and will be broadcast live on TG4 at 9.30pm.

Featuring the crème de la crème of Irish music and song, Gradam Ceoil celebrates the talent and achievements of musicians from Ireland and across the world. The recipients, who represent world-class traditional music talent, will take to the stage to perform unforgettable pieces, alongside a top bill of well-known faces for what will be an absolutely unforgettable show.

Musicians on the Night

Dónal O’Connor, John McSherry, Harry Bradley, Úna Monaghan, Niall Hanna, Jonathon McCloy

Clare Friel, Síle Friel, Anna Friel, Cathal Ó Curráin

Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin, Piaras Ó Lorcáin, Bláthín Mhic Cana

Pádraigín & The Voice Squad , Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin, Gerry Cullen, Phil Callery, Fran McPhail

The Field Marshall Montgomery Pipe Band

Patsy Hanly, John Carty, Matt Molloy

Patsy Hanly, John Wynne, John Carlos, Tommy Guihan

Máire Ní Chéileachair, Nell Ní Chróinín, Conchubhair Ó Luasa

“The Provenance” Frankie Gavin, Brian McGrath, George Grasso, Éadaoin Ní Mhaicín, Sorcha Costello, Ciara Ní Bhriain

Frankie Gavin, Carl Hession

De Danann – Frankie Gavin, Máirtín O’Connor, Alec Finn, Colm Murphy

The Waterfront, Belfast
Sunday 4th February

Tickets for TG4 Gradam Ceoil Awards 2018, priced £25, available from the or phone +44(0)2890 334455.

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