About

Comhaltas New Mexico

Sliabh Sandia New Mexico promotes traditional Irish culture in New Mexico. We support traditional Irish music, dance, and literary arts, sponsor cultural arts performances, foster traditional music awareness and skills in New Mexico youth, and support a network of instruction and workshops in Irish music and culture.
We are based in Albuquerque but provide services throughout the State of New Mexico. We are an independent affiliate of the global cultural movement Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann. This Irish title translates to the Association of Irish Musicians and is pronounced coal-tus kyol-tory air-un. The Irish word in the name of our local organization, Sliabh, translates to mountain, and is pronounce shleev.