Finbar Wright is to perform in St. Peter and Paul’s Church, Monasterevin on Friday 17th October 2008.

Finbar Wright – tenor, songwriter and poet – is to perform in St. Peter and Paul’s Church, Monasterevin. The proceeds from the concert will go towards Church renovations.

Date : Friday 17th October 2008

Time : 8pm


Tickets 35 and are available from the Parish Office

Ph: 045-525346

A Short Biography

Finbar Wright, tenor, songwriter, and poet, was born in Kinsale, Co.Cork, Ireland.

He has won several of the major awards of the Irish Music Industry, including Best Artist of the Year in two consecutive years in the mid 90s.

He has performed at many historical world events in recent times, including the reading of the Gospel at Pope John Paul IIs legendary first Papal Mass at the Phoenix Park, Dublin, in 1979; the impressive State Dinner given in honour of U.S. President Bill Clinton at Dublin Castle in 1995; and he performed live for Good Morning America during its coverage of President Reagans funeral on Capitol Hill, Washington in 2004.

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