Chris Newman & Máire Ní Chathasaigh
This is a celebrated partnership between one of the UK’s most inventive and influential acoustic guitarists and “the doyenne of Irish harpers” and recipient of Irish music’s most prestigious award; Traditional Musician of the Year (Gradam Cheoil TG4). This duo has presented its unique musical vision in twenty-two countries on five continents in venues ranging from the tiniest of village halls to palaces in Kyoto and Istanbul, London’s Barbican, Sydney Town Hall and the Philharmonie in Cologne. Theirs is a breathtaking blend of traditional Irish music, hot jazz, bluegrass and baroque, spiced with striking new compositions. Expect a night of eclecticism and unbridled musical abandon.
Caitlín Nic Gabhann & Ciarán Ó Maonaigh
with Cathal Ó Curráin
Acclaimed musicians each in their own right, Caitlín Nic Gabhann and Ciarán Ó Maonaigh have joined forces with singer and accompanist Cathal Ó Curráin to create one of traditional music’s most impressive acts. Caitlín, Ciarán & Cathal have a connection as deep as the Irish folk traditions they come out of. Their music is a joyful unleashing of talents learnt at the hearths of their parents, family and friends.
Ciarán’s fiddle is complimented by Caitlín’s concertina and dance, her footsteps expertly tapping out the rhythms and elevating the duo’s musical excellence.
This is a fantastic opportunity to witness two of the finest instrumentalists on the Irish traditional scene.BOOK A TICKET