Réalta - Irish Traditional Music


  • The Botanic Inn 23-27 Malone Rd Belfast, BT9 6RU United Kingdom

"youthful, energetic, stellar music, from one of Ireland's finest bands!" 
- Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh (Altan)

Réalta take a lively, exciting and respectful approach to Irish traditional music. 
Reared on a staple diet of The Bothy Band, Planxty and other such classics, this Belfast based band captures the timeless aspects of the tradition and gently infuses them with elements from other musical genre

Performing on dual uilleann pipes, whistles, guitar, bouzouki, double bass and bodhrán this multi-instrumentalist group present an enchanting programme of dance music interspersed with the occasional story, air and song. A youthful curiosity is evident in the musical arrangement and is paired with a strict attention to detail in its execution.