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Traditional and Contemporary Irish Music

Sundays: 12:00 Noon – 2:00 PM

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The University of New Haven, West Haven, Connecticut

 

Pat and Joan Kennedy      

L to R: Joan Kennedy/Pat Kennedy, Pat Hosey, Mike McGrath, Chuck Vigue

 

Listen live at www.wnhu.org

Playlists

 Irish music radio/internet programs

Photos of sessions and concerts

 

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Irish Traditional Music Sessions

*      Sundays 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM: The Playwright Irish Pub, 1232 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

June 17: Jonathan Warner and Katie Murray

June 24: NO SESSION

 

*      2nd and 4th Sundays 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM: Finnegan’s Tavern, 292 Spielman Highway in Burlington, CT

 

*      Tuesdays 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM: The Playwright Irish Pub, 1232 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

June 12: Damien Connolly and Jonathan Warner

June 19: John Tabb and Ellen Redman

June 26: Dan Foster and Katie Murray

 

*      Tuesdays 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM: Bull's Bridge Inn, South Kent, CT (~one mile north of New Milford line on Route 7) 

Led by Dave Paton

 

*      1st and 3rd Wednesdays: 7:30 PM, La Boca Restaurant, 337 Main St, Middletown, CT

June 20 – Jeanne Freeman (fiddle) with Loretta Egan Murphy (button accordion)

 

*      3rd Thursday 7:45 PM to 10:00 PM: P.V. O'Donnell Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann Traditional

Irish Music Session at St. Gabriel’s Parish Hall, 26 Broadway, Milford, CT

June 21: Loretta Egan Murphy (accordion)

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*      2nd Saturdays 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM: Irish Heritage Society of Milford, 131 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, CT

 

Concerts

The Coracles

There are now 5 Coracles. The Coracles are a wonderful group of local musicians.

Please support them!

The Coracles are available for private parties.

Check out the Coracles and their complete schedule at www.thecoracles.com.

 

Saturday, June 23 (5:30-7:00) and Sunday, June 24, 2018 (1:30-3:00), The Connecticut Irish Festival, North Haven, CT

Saturday, June 30, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM, Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT

Saturday, July 28, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM, Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT

Saturday, August 18, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM, Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT

Saturday, September 22, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM, Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM, Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT

Saturday, November 17, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM, Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT

Saturday, December 22, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM, Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT

 

Summer Festivals

Saturday, June 23 and Sunday, June 24, 2018: Connecticut Irish Festival, North Haven, CT

www.http://ctirishfestival.com/

A great time year after year!!!!!!!

Help organizing the festival is always welcome.

Contact Billy Mackey, Festival Chairman, at (860) 250-6917 or mackeyb@conelectricinc.com

 

August 10 – 12, 2018, The Pipers’ Gathering

Wisdom House, Litchfield CT

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Brighde Chaimbeul, Anthony Robb & Blackie O’Connell

Fiachra O’Regan, Chris Gray, Rosalind Buda, & William Woodson

Seán Gavin & Sophie Lavoie

For further information: http://www.pipersgathering.org/

 

Local Irish Clubs and Organizations

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Become a Member of the IACC: http://www.iacc-ct.com/?page_id=5

The IACC organizes, sponsors and hosts many events of interest to the community.

 

Events/Sports at the IACC

Sunday, June 10

9:00 AM  GAA Championship: Limerick Vs. Waterford

 

*    The Irish Cultural & Sports Association of Southern Connecticut

There are many events organized, sponsored and hosted by the IC&SA. Become a member!

http://www.icsa-home.org/

 

Saturday, July 21, 12:00 Noon

Annual Golf Tournament

Alling Golf Course

For further information and reservations: Tom Prendergast (203-675-6686, mprendergast@icsa-home.org), Packy Lillis (203-823-2603, plillis@icsahome.org) or Shaun Donnelly (203-387-7999, sdonnelly@icsa-home.org).

 

Saturday, July 28, 7:30

Sunday, July 29, 3:00

Lay Me Down Softly

Written by Billy Roche and directed by Karl Ryan.  

Rescheduled following the earlier postponement.

Presented by the Connecticut Irish Theater Troupe and the Irish Cultural and Sports Association

 

*    The Shamrock Traditional Irish Music Society, Inc. (STIMS)

http://www.shamrockirishmusic.org/index.html

STIMS is a wonderful organization that is responsible for bringing to the area many Irish musicians.

Join their mailing list.

 

*    Irish Heritage Society of Milford

http://www.milfordirish.org/

 

*    P.V. O'Donnell branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann

http://pvodonnellcce.org/index.html

 

 

 

Website maintained by Charles Vigue.

Email contact: cvigue@newhaven.edu

for further information and for posting of news and concert listings on EchoesofErin.net.

 

Website updated June 10, 2018