For your consideration.
‘Ceol Chogadh na Saoirse’.
Sundays at 9.30pm on TG4 from November 17.
With 17 new original recordings of songs associated with the Irish War of Independence and Civil War from some of Irelands greatest up and coming talent, “Ceol Chogadh na Saoirse” explores the complex relationship the Irish people have with these songs and how it changed over the last 100 years.
In a pioneering four part television series, produced by Imagine Media for TG4, “Ceol Chogadh na Saoirse” examines the works of notable song writers such as Peadar Kearney and Brian O’Higgins before progressing through the Ballad Boom of the 60s, taking us right up to the modern day…