* Echoes of Erin

Traditional and Contemporary Irish Music

Sundays: 12:00 Noon – 2:00 PM

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The University of New Haven, West Haven, Connecticut

 

Join us on St. Patrick’s Day, March 17 from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

IRISH MUSIC ALL DAY!!!

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

 

Listen live at www.wnhu.org

Playlists

 

Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Echoes-of-Erin-158682951466552/

 

Support Live Music!!

Traditional Music Sessions

Session leaders are tentative and subject to change.

 

*      Sundays 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM: The Playwright Irish Pub

1232 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

March 1: Jeanne Freeman/Mike Melanophy

March 8: John Tabb/Kira Jewitt

March 15: NO SESSION

March 22: John Whelan/Damien Connolly

March 29: John Whelan

 

*      Tuesdays 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM: The Playwright Irish Pub

1232 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

March 3: Loretta Murphy/Katie Murray

March 10: Katie Murray/Jonathan Warner

March 17: NO SESSION

March 24: Loretta Murphy/Ellen Redman

March 31: Jonathan Warner/Dan Accardi

 

*      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: La Boca Restaurant

337 Main St., Middletown, CT

     Music with Jeanne Freeman (fiddle) and guest.

 

 Thursdays (3rd) 7:45 PM: P.V. O'Donnell branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann

St. Gabriel Church Hall, 26 Broadway, Milford, CT

March 20: John Whelan, Dylan Foley, Conor Hearn

At Milford Club. See announcement below.

 

 Saturdays (4th) 3:00 – 5:00 PM: Burke-Curry-Seery branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann

Charlie’s Pizza – 386 Prospect St., East Hartford, CT

 

Irish Music Concerts

The Coracles

Friday, February 28, 2020, 7:00 PM, Irish American Home Society, 132 Commerce St., Glastonbury, CT

Friday, March 13, 2020, 7:00 PM, Black Rock Yacht Club, 80 Grovers Ave., Bridgeport, CT

Saturday, March 14, 2020, 8:30 PM, Playwright Irish Pub, 1232 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

Sunday, March 15, 2020, 3:30 PM, Irish American Community Center, Venice Place, East Haven, CT

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 6:00 PM, Playwright Irish Pub, 1232 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

Friday, March 20, 2020, 7:00 PM, Irish American Home Society, 132 Commerce St., Glastonbury, CT

Saturday, April, 2020, 8:30 PM, Playwright Irish Pub, 1232 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

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

 

The Jolly Beggars

Check out their web site at http://www.thejollybeggarsmusic.com/

Saturday, February 29, 2020, 2:00 PM, East Granby Public Library

Saturday, March 7, 2020, 2:00 PM, Shenanigan's Irish Festival, Stony Creek Brewery, Branford, CT

Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 7:00, Windsor Public Library

Friday, March 13, 2020, 8:00 PM, Center Stage Theatre, Shelton, CT

Saturday, March 14, 2020:
12:00 PM -Southbury Public Library - Southbury, CT
4:00 PM - Heritage Village Southbury - Southbury, CT
8:00 PM - Center Stage Theatre - Shelton, CT

Sunday, March 15, 2020, 2:00 PM, Playwright Irish Pub - Hamden, CT

 

 

Brannigan’s Corner

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Duffy’s Tavern, 241 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT

Every other Sunday, 7:30 PM

March 8

March 22

April 5

 

Brannigan’s Corner

Friday, March 6, 2020, 7:00 PM

Thimble Island Brewing Company, Branford, CT

 

Mick Moloney, Billy McComiskey, Athena Tergis

Tuesday, March 10, 7:30 PM

  

The Martire Center, Sacred Heart University, 5841 Park Avenue, Fairfield, CT

Information: greggburnett@optimum.net or 203-255-3848

 

Dan Ringrose

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Check out Dan’s web site: https://danringrosemusic.com/

 

Altan

Sunday, March 1, 2020, 7:00 PM

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Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton, MA

Tickets: http://www.nbotickets.com/auto_choose_ga.asp?area=360&event=11440

 

Karan Casey

Thursday, March 5, 2020, 7:30 PM

Middletown House Concerts

Reservations/Information: jcormack@wesleyan.edu or call 860-983-7963.

 

Dublin City Ramblers

Friday, March 6, 2020, 8:00 PM

Dublin City Ramblers

Infinity Music Hall, Hartford

Tickets: https://www.infinityhall.com/Events/dublin-city-ramblers-3-6-2020/

 

Lunasa

Wednesday, March 11, 7:00 PM

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Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton, MA

Tickets: https://www.nbotickets.com/auto_choose_ga.asp?area=360&event=11542

 

Jerry O’Sullivan

with

The Greater Bridgeport Symphony

Eric Jacobsen, Conductor

There and Back Again

Saturday, March 14, 2020, 8:00 PM

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Klein Auditorium, 910 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport, CT

Tickets and Information: https://gbs.org

There and Back Again will be a wonderful evening with the Greater Bridgeport Symphony.

Jerry O’Sullivan will perform Shaun Davey’s The Brendan Voyage — a travelogue of the 6th-century voyage of St. Brendan “the Navigator”. The Greater Bridgeport Symphony will follow Jerry with Dvorak’s 9th Symphony “From the New World.”

Sofia Gilchenok, a co-winner of the Greater Bridgeport Symphony’s Young Instrumentalists’ Competition will perform Bartok’s Viola Concerto.

 

Riverdance

March 19-22, 2020

Oakdale Theater, Wallingford, CT

5 Shows

Tickets: https://www.oakdale.com/

 

John Whelan, Dylan Foley, Conor Hearn

Friday, March 20, 2020

Irish Heritage Society of Milford

131 Bridgeport Ave, Milford, CT

 

The High Kings

Friday, March 20, 2020, 8:00 PM

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Garde Arts Center, New London, CT

Tickets: https://gardearts.org/events/the-high-kings/

 

Talisk

Friday, March 20, 2020, 8:00 PM

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2017 MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards Folk Band of The Year

Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Old Saybrook, CT

https://www.thekate.org

 

John Whelan and Brian Conway

with Conor Hearn

Saturday, March 28, 2020, 8:00 PM

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First Congregational Church of Branford, 1009 Main Street, Branford

Hosted by the Branford Folk Music Society

 

Claudine Langille and Silas Hamilton

April 25, 2020, 7:30 PM

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House Concert

3 Lark Road, Simsbury, CT

Reservations: burkecurryseery@gmail.com or 860-217-0990

 

One for the Foxes

Tadhg Ó Meachair (piano/accordion), Dave Curley (vocals/guitar), Joanna Hyde (vocals/fiddle)

Sunday, May 3, 2020,7:00 PM

Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Old Saybrook, CT

https://www.thekate.org

 

Gaelic Storm

Sunday June 21, 2020, 8:00 PM

Gaelic Storm

Infinity Music Hall, Norfolk, Connecticut

 

St. Patrick’s Day Parades

Stamford: Saturday, March 7, 2:00 PM

Hartford: Saturday, March 14, 11:00 AM

Milford: Saturday, March 14, 1:00 PM

New Haven: Sunday, March 15, 1:30 PM

 

Local Irish Clubs and Organizations

*    The Irish American Community Center (IACC) and the New Haven Gaelic Football and Hurling Club

http://www.IACC-CT.com

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 at the IACC

Bingo

Every Friday, 7:00 PM

BINGO is coming to the club on Friday nights beginning  in December!

 

Hurling and Football

Saturday, February 29

2:15 PM: Football – Mayo vs Kerry

4:15 PM: Football – Tyrone vs Dublin

 

Sunday March 1

9:00 AM: Hurling – Galway vs Cork

11:00 AM – Football – Donegal vs Monaghan

1:00 PM: Tipperary vs Waterford

 

Indoor Training

Indoor training has started. See Schedule below. All times are 10:30 AM to 12:00 Noon.

 Training is at the Connecticut Sportsplex, 216 Foxon Rd., North Branford

 The dates and times are:

March 1

 

IACC Golf Classic

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Alling Memorial Golf Club

35 Eastern Street New Haven, CT 06513

Entry Fee: $125.00 per player

For further information, please contact:

Tracy Williams, 203-673-6169, tlove507@hotmail.com 

Nikki Brooks, 203-215-8756, tiggernrp@sbcglobal.net

 

 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/

 

 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/

 

 West Haven Irish American Club

     https://www.facebook.com/whIrishclub/

 

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

http://pvodonnellcce.org/index.html

 

Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum

3011 Whitney Avenie, Hamden, CT

The museum houses the world’s largest collection of Hunger-related art.

A visit to the museum is a very moving experience.

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The Irish Piper by William Oliver (1874)

Support the Museum

https://www.ighm.org/

 

 

 

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 February 28, 2020