2011 Concert Tour of North America

8 August 2011, 9:08 AM GMT

2011 Concert Tour of North America

Echoes of Erin - The 2011 Comhaltas Concert Tour of North America group, which includes some of the top Irish traditional performers, will visit the following venues with an exciting show of traditional Irish music, song and dance:


Date Location Venue Contacts
Sun, 9 Oct Dublin Cultúrlann na hÉireann - 8:30pm (Farewell Concert) [email protected] or 01-280 0295
Tues, 11 Oct Mineola, New York Mineola Irish American Center, 297 Willis Ave, Mineola, NY - 7:30pm Pat Kearney 631-698-3305
Wed, 12 Oct Middletown, New Jersey Middletown Arts Center, 36 Church Street, Middletown, NJ 07748 - 7:30pm 732-915-2191 or www.irishshore.org
Thur, 13 Oct Fairfield, Connecticut Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts, Sacret Heart University, 5151 Park Ave, Fairfield, CT - 7:30pm 203-371-7908 or www.EdgertonCenter.org
Fri, 14 Oct Boston, Massachusetts Waltham High School, 617 Lexington Street, Waltham, MA - 8:00pm Larry Reynolds 781-899-0911 or or Barbara Davis 508-947-8688
Sat, 15 Oct Rome, New York Rome Free Academy Auditorium, 95 Dart Circle, Rome, NY 13442 – 7:30pm Michael & Christine Hoke 315-827-4291, 315-225-6292 or www.uticairish.org
Sun, 16 Oct Buffalo, New York Erie Community College – North Campus, Gleasner Hall, 6205 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221 – 2:00pm Bridget English 716-536-0490 or [email protected]
Tues, 18 Oct Cleveland. Ohio The Breen Center for the Performing Arts, 2008 West 30th Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44113 – 7:30pm Brian Holleran 216-645-9844 or Rasa Chambers 216-496-9013
Wed, 19 Oct Cincinnati, Ohio The Summit Country Day School, Kyte Theater, 2161 Grandin Road, Cincinnati, OH 45208 – 7:30pm Daniel J. Curtin 859-441-7682
Thur, 20 Oct St. Louis, Missouri The Sheldon Concert Hall, St Louis, MO – 7:00pm Metrotix 314-534-1111 or or www.slia.org
Fri, 21 Oct Milwaukee, Wisconsin Irish Cultural and Heritage Center, 2133 West Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI – 8:00pm 414-345-8800
Sat, 22 Oct Chicago, Illinois Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox Ave, Chicago, IL 60630 – 8:00pm 773-282-7035

Artistes on the Tour include:

Performer County Instrument
Oisín Morrison Dublin Harp
Breda Shannon Roscommon Flute / Concertina
Maura Walsh Kerry Concertina / Fiddle
Conor Moriarty Kerry Button Accordion / Melodeon
Róisín Ní Riain Kerry Fiddle / Singer
Pádraic Keena Westmeath Singer / Button Accordion
Pádraig Donlon Louth Uilleann Pipes
Paul McMahon Louth Guitar / Piano Accordion
Rhona Lynch Offaly Fiddle
Mark Nestor Clare Dancer
Clare McDermott Cavan Dancer
Emma O’Sullivan Galway Sean-Nós Dancer
Joe Monahan Offaly MC / Storyteller
Jim Teevan Luton Manager

Posted By Eolas

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