Celtic music, always a favorite at BlackRock, reaches new heights in the hands of Julie Fowlis. One of the foremost interpreters of Gaelic music currently on the scene, her angelic voice and authenticity makes her as thrilling to hear live as she was in Disney Pixar’s film Brave. Come enjoy a real master of her […]
Celtic celebration number two is Seamus Kennedy, an Irish singer, songwriter, musician, comedian and all-around entertainer. His impressive repertoire includes traditional Irish music, classic Country & Western, American standards and Scottish ballads. Kennedy combines a total command of the music with humor in the rich Irish tradition of great raconteurs. Traditional Irish fare will be […]
The first of two contrasting Celtic shows in March, Dervish is a high-energy Irish band that is just plain hot. Anticipate phenomenal, virtuosic drumming and vocals from Cathy Jordan and some awesome accordion, fiddle and flute playing. This will get the St. Paddy’s Days celebrations started in high spirits. Appropriate for all ages.
Fifteen years ago, Solas burst onto the Irish music scene and instantly became a beacon – an incandescent ensemble that found contemporary relevance in timeless traditions without ever stooping to clichés. Since that time, the group has released eleven albums and has been named “Irish America’s most influential band” by NPR’s The Thistle and Shamrock. […]