Róisín was brought up in a musical family, in the foothills of the Mourne mountains, county Down, and has been gathering songs all her life. She was awarded the TG4 Gradam ‘Amhránai na bliana’ Singer of the year 2015. Although she has recently stopped singing herself, she remains a significant authority on source singers from the North of Ireland.
She will present Kind Friends and Companions: My Rambles Through Song, which recounts a life in traditional music and the great singers encountered along the way. Featuring special guest singers.