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The living tradition takes a fresh turn

In their eclectic new album with Seamie O’Dowd, the versatile Máirtín O’Connor and Cathal Hayden have managed to bottle the essence of their dynamic live shows, writes SIOBHÁN LONG

How stunning visuals keep the music alive

Legendary accordion player Breanndán Begley can’t read music, and prefers learning tunes person to person. But he believes in the value of preserving the repertoire in book form, he tells SIOBHÁN LONG