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|Caption||Golden Harp Festival awards (1967)|
|Programme||Golden Harp (The)|
Ó Gallchóir, Aindreas (1929 - 2011)
Ó Mórdha, Seán (1943 -)
RTÉ Television producers Aindreas Ó Gallchóir (Andy Gallagher) (left) and Seán Ó Mórdha, attend the presentation of Golden Harp Festival prizes in the Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin city, in 1967. This was the second year of the festival in which twenty countries took part. RTÉ Television broadcast the ceremony on 6 October 1967; it was previewed in the RTÉ Guide on 29 September 1967.
The Golden Harp Festival aimed to promote international exchanges of folk music and folklore programmes and to encourage interest in traditional cultures among the nations represented through the associated competition. It was organised under the auspices of the EBU (European Broadcasting Union).
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(06/Oct/1967 - 06/Oct/1967)