An Irish traditional band with a truly worldwide reach, Téada has appeared as a frequent headliner at major music festivals throughout the US, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Africa, Russia, the Middle East and Australia. Highlights include a 30,000-capacity stadium concert in Brittany, along with performances at Penang World Music Festival in Malaysia, Edmonton Folk Festival in Canada, Harare International Festival of the Arts in Zimbabwe, and Rainforest World Music Festival in Borneo. In 2014, the band performed to 40,000 people during an extensive 7-week tour of Japan / Taiwan, and continue to have a strong touring presence in the United States, where Téada has toured actively since 2001.
2016 – Onóir – a recording project with leading composer Peadar Ó Riada, commissioned by Gael
Linn and the Arts Council commemorating centenary of 1916 Rising.
2016 – Special reAwakening tour of US selected by Culture Ireland as part of Ireland 2016
2015 – Awarded Yeats 2015 funding for show production celebrating poetry of W.B. Yeats
collaborating with leading actors Macdara Ó Fatharta and Marcus Lamb.
2014 – Partnered with major Japanese cultural organisation Min-on Concert Association on
show production performing to 40,000 people in Japan and Taiwan during a 7-week tour.
2011 – Worked with the prestigious Music Center of Los Angeles in a collaborative
performance production with African-American string band The Ebony Hillbillies to launch
a major new urban park in Los Angeles.
2007 – Partnered with Irish Embassy in Rome and singer Róisín Elsafty in a commemorative event
in Rome marking the 400th anniversary of The Flight of the Earls.
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