Join us at the
Music Marathon!

Sunday 14 May 2023 | 10.30 – 3.30 pm
Ballyroan Boys N.S.

€5 entry for Adults; free for kids | hourly raffle and refreshments

What is the Music Marathon?

The Music Marathon is a major fundraising event for RCBS with music non-stop from 10.30 am until 3.30 pmish on Sunday 14 May 2023 in Ballyroan Boys N.S.

Each band will perform during the day, and band members, along with their friends and family, are also invited to register by Monday 27 April to perform as an individual or an ensemble here.

The full performance schedule will be published in advance.

All band members are invited to support this fundraiser by:

  • Seeking individual sponsorship – please complete your sponsorship card and return sponsorship via cash or online via idonate or revolut @kkeogh
  • All sponsorship cards returned by 12 noon on 14 May will be entered into a draw for a €50 One4All voucher and other prizes
  • Donating raffle prizes for both the adult and kids raffles – there will be an hourly draw
  • Volunteering to help at the event
    Inviting friends and family to come along on the day for wonderful music and fun!

Questions? Contact our marathon organiser, Katie Keogh, on 087 682 3845 or


Sunday 14 May 2023 – Ballyroan Boys National School




10:25 Official welcome by MC
10:30 Vincent Kennedy
10:35 RCBS Tyro Band with Conductor Noreen O’Riordan
11:05 Jennifer McGrath
11:15 Monica Keogh
Performing Duet with Vincent Kennedy
11:25 Donal Feely
11:30 RCBS Band
12:00 Flute Trio performed by Alva Cummins, Hayley Marcus, Lily Dowling
12:10 Aidan Feely
12:15 The Murphy Family
12:25 Oisin Murphy
12:30 Dylan and Jamie Quinn
12:35 Dylan Quinn
12:40 Jamie and Shane Quinn
12:45 Jamie Quinn, Fehin Quinn, and Conor O’Riordan
12:50 Recorder Classes
13:10 The Trumpets with Cillian O’Riordan, Adam, PJ, David
13:20 Flute Duet performed by Eabha Frain and Kim Moore
13:30 Viva La Vida Oboes (led by Jessica Harris)
13:35 Gary Keating Brass Sextet
13:45 David Kelly
13:50 The Kelly Family
13:55 Sax Quartet led by David Kelly
14:00 The Kelly Family
14:05 Flute Trio performed by Ava Conboy, Sophia Kiely and Aoife Kelly
14:15 Conor O’Riordan
14:25 French Horn Ensemble performed by Eoghan Looney, Lily-May Quinn, Erin Manderben, Ben O’Riordan, Eoin O’Riordan
14:35 The Frockens
14:45 Clarinet Ensemble led by Noreen O’Riordan
14:55 Ken Edge
15:05 RCBS Band with Conductors Conor O’Riordan, Richard Treston and Vincent Kennedy
15:30 Music Marathon ends 🎵

See the highlights from our last Music Marathon