A Musical Journey through the History of Ireland
4:00pm - 5:30pm
The Community Room
In this program, Tom traces the history of the Irish people from the Stone Age to the present. Drawing on archaeological data, historical records, as well as music and song, Tom explores the broad social and cultural themes of conflict and identity that occur through the island’s history. Throughout his presentation, Tom performs various songs, tunes and little known anecdotes that bring to life the story of the Irish.