Jimmy McCarthy at The Schoolhouse
One of Ireland’s finest songwriters Jimmy McCarthy returns to performing with a new Greatest Hits Irish tour this Autumn.
As part of this tour Jimmy will perform at The Schoolhouse at Muckross Traditional Farms on Saturday, December 7th at 8pm.
Having had his songs recorded by major artists including Christy Moore, Mary Black, Mary Coughlan, Maura O’Connell and Westlife, Jimmy has also released four solo albums of his own.
On this “Greatest Hits” tour Jimmy will pay homage to old favourites such as ‘Neidin’, while introducing more recent work such as ‘Andalucian Gray’ and ‘Children of Mile’.
A native of Macroom, Co. Cork, Jimmy had his first single ‘Miles of Eyes’ released in 1981 and from there went onto write some of the most famous songs in the Irish folk and contemporary repertoire such as ‘Ride On’, ‘No Frontiers’, ‘Katie’, ‘The Bright Blue Rose’, ‘The Contender’, ‘Mystic Lipstick’, ‘Missing You’ and many more.
Tickets are priced at €25.00 each and available to purchase at booking office 064 6630804.