Past Events 2019
Eileen Ivers in Concert, Feb 9 TICKETS
Grammy awarded, Emmy nominated, original Musical Star of Riverdance, Nine Time All-Ireland Fiddle Champion, fiddler Eileen Ivers has established herself as the pre-eminent exponent of the Irish fiddle in the world today. Eileen Ivers plays with renowned musicians Buddy Connolly (accordion, whistles, keyboard), Matt Mancuso (guitar, trumpet, fiddle, vocals), Lindsey Horner (upright bass, baritone sax), and Dave Barckow (guitar, percussion, vocals).
Connla in Concert, Jan 13 TICKETS
Hailing from the cities of Armagh and Derry and considered the Hottest New Group out of Northern Ireland, (Chicago Irish American News), Connla have been quickly making an impact on the folk/traditional scene with classic Irish instrumentation – uilleann pipes, harp, flutes, whistles,bodhran and guitar – and potently alluring, intensely emotive vocals. Connla is Ciara McCafferty (vocals), Ciaran Carlin (Flute/Whistles) and Paul Starrett (Guitar) Emer Mallon (Harp) and Conor Mallon (Uilleann Pipes/Whistles).
Dakota Dave Hull & Liz Draper, Jan 12 TICKETS
Dakota Dave Hull with bassist Liz Draper play from their recently released CD, Another Cup. Dave is a towering figure in his field, considered a peer by the finest folk musicians this country has produced, including Doc Watson, Norman Blake, Utah Phillips, Paul Geremia, and Dave Van Ronk, who called him “one of the best guitarists in the world.” Opening set by Adam Kiesling.