Dick Hensold & Patsy O’Brien CD Release Concert

Dick & Patsy’s new CD is available for the first time at this concert! “The Welcome Companion” features their tight instrumentals and traditional songs sung by Patsy, many with Northumbrian smallpipes accompaniments.

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Appreciating the Greatness of Seán Ó Riada and Mise Éire

Mise Eire, image from the first Irish Language film

Réamonn Ó Ciaráin, Director of Education with Gael Linn, presents on Mise Éire’s emotional and cultural importance. This is followed by a conversation with Dáithí Sproule on its impact on traditional music in Ireland. Their presentation concludes with the film showing of Mise Éire (1960).

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JigJam in Concert

JigJam in Concert

JigJam is a multi-award-winning quartet from the heart of the midlands in Ireland. Blending the best of traditional Irish music with bluegrass and Americana, their onstage energy along with their virtuosic musical ability has captivated audiences throughout the world.

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Screaming Orphans in Concert

Promo shot of Screaming Orphans

SOLD OUT. Screaming Orphans, a genre-breaking, chart-topping all-sister band from Donegal, Ireland, are known worldwide for their award-winning sound.

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Lúnasa at the Pantages Theatre

Lúnasa is coming to Minneapolis this spring! We know how much you’ve enjoyed concerts with Kevin Crawford and Cillian Vallely here at CJAC, and now you have a chance to see the whole band perform at the Pantages Theatre. 

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Ashley Davis in Concert

Sadly, the Ashley Davis tour is postponed until spring. Please stay tuned for the new date! Ticket sales are paused until we have more details for you.

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Slygo in Concert

Slygo in Concert

Slygo is a three piece Irish band with Liam Slattery (guitar, bass, vocals), Pete Mulligan (bass, guitar, vocals) and David Ochs (fiddle, vocals, guitar), they bring a warm, energetic sound to the stage. Opening set by the duo Twice Banjaxed (Derek Anderson and Morien McBurnie)..

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The Vox Hunters in Concert

The Vox Hunters promo image by Anna Colliton

Pushed back till April 2021 due to unforeseen circumstances. The Vox Hunters are seekers of old songs, cultivators of local music, bearers of the living tradition. Traditional mus from Rhode Island, New England, North America, the British Isles, Ireland, and the Philippines.

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Traditional Irish Tune Exchange – TAP and CIM

Join us for the beginnings of a musical friendship between Traditional Arts Partnership in South Armagh and the Center for Irish Music in Saint Paul, two music schools dedicated to teaching traditional music to students of all ages.

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Norah Rendell and Brian Miller in Concert

Norah Rendell and Brian Miller

Norah and Brian unearth heirloom songs with Irish-American and Canadian roots and perform them with passion and nuance. They also play enough jigs and reels to put a spring in your step–even over the internet.

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