By Seán Ó Sé,Patricia Ahern

In 1962 Seán Ó Sé recorded ‘An Poc ar Buile’ with Seán Ó Riada and Ceoltóirí Chualann. It proved an immense good fortune and led to seven outstanding years operating with Ó Riada and over sixty years of making a song. Born in 1936, Seán grew up in west Cork no longer faraway from the place his mom and dad taught at Coomhola Boys’ institution close to Bantry. Following in his mom and dad’ footsteps, Seán knowledgeable as a instructor and have become important in Knocknaheeny on Cork city’s north aspect, closing there until eventually his retirement in 1993.

Also mentioned is Seán assembly his liked Eileen, their relatives lifestyles and his fight with cancer.

Throughout all of it, he sang. His making a song occupation had taken off in 1959 whilst he received the normal making a song pageant in Feis na Mumhan. It introduced him to far off locations he may well by no means have imagined starting to be up close to Ballylickey in west Cork.

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