Tune in to Friday’s Good Morning Show with Sandra Donnellan for a special interview with Veronica Barrett, who will talk about her haunting song “The Ballad of Mary Spain”.
As well as being the Director of Services with RHS Homecare, Veronica is also an award-winning singer and songwriter. Her song The Ballad of Mary Spain won the new song category at the All Ireland Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann in 2017. It was also placed second at the 2018 Fleadh. The song is based on a true story that was told to Veronica by a former occupant of the Mother and Baby Home in Tuam.
So make sure to tune in this Friday morning, 2nd September, 9am-11am for an interview that you don’t want to miss.
This interview is now available on Mixcloud: https://www.mixcloud.com/upload/ccrnews/sandra-donnellan-interviews-veronica-barrett-about-the-ballad-of-mary-spain/complete/
Link to song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MnYdeJaP2b8