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Traditional and Contemporary Irish Music

Sundays: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Your FM Alternative from the University of New Haven

300 Boston Post Road

West Haven, Connecticut 06516

 

Pat and Joan Kennedy      

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

 

Click on the microphone to listen live to WNHU at www.wnhu.org

 

Please Support WNHU!!

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Click on the link below to donate to WNHU:

https://makeithappen.newhaven.edu/project/6933

 

 Irish Music on the Radio

*      Sundays, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Sounds of Ireland, Sean and Brendan Canning, WQUN, 1220 AM (Hamden)

*      Tuesdays, 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM, Celtic Airs, Steve Dieterich, WWUH, 91.3 FM (Hartford)

*      Saturdays, 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Celtic Sojourn, Brian O’Donovan, WGBH, 89.7 FM (Boston)

*      Sundays, 12:00 to 4:00 PM, Ceol na nGael, WFUV, 90.7 (New York)

*      Every Day, All Day, Trad Monday-Friday 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Clare FM, http://www.clare.fm/

 

 

Support Live Music!

Go to a Concert, Session or Festival!!

 

Traditional Music Sessions

Free

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

*      Sundays 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM: Irish Heritage Society of Milford, 131 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, CT

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

*      Wednesdays 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM: McKinnon's Irish Pub, 114 Asylum St., Hartford, CT

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

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

September 21 - Dan Foster.)

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

October 14 – Kevin Crawford

November 7 – Damien Connolly

December 9 – Jerry O’Sullivan

 

Upcoming Concerts

The Young Dubliners

Friday, September 22, 2017, 8:00 PM

The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center

Old Saybrook, CT

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http://katharinehepburntheater.org/

 

John Hoban

Saturday, September 23, 2017, 8:00 PM

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Tressler’s Barn, Easton, CT

For reservations: http://www.shamrockirishmusic.org/2017-concert-calendar.html

 

The Coracles

The Coracles are a wonderful group of local musicians. Please support them!

The Coracles are available for private parties.

Check them out at www.thecoracles.com

 

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The Coracles recently performed at the Long Island Scottish Festival and Games

in Old Westbury, NY. Check out the video at:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_giOY0yg9lc&feature=em-upload_owner

The Coracles at The Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Saturday, November 18, 2017, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Saturday, December 30, 2017, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

 

The Coracles at the Veracious Brewing Company

246 Main St. (Route 25) Monroe, CT

Saturday, October 7, 2017, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Friday, March 16, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

 

North Sea Gas

Friday October 6, 2017, 8:00 PM

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North Sea Gas is a Scottish group. They have released 19 albums.

Check them out at: https://www.northseagas.co.uk/

The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center

Old Saybrook, CT

http://katharinehepburntheater.org/

 

John Whelan, Low Lily, Katie McNally

Turning of the Year

A Holiday Celebration

Thursday, November 30, 2017, 7:30 PM

The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center

Old Saybrook, CT

http://katharinehepburntheater.org/

 

Enter the Haggis

Friday, December 1, 2017, 8:00 PM

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The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center

Old Saybrook, CT

http://katharinehepburntheater.org/

 

Celtic Thunder: Legacy

December 2, 2017, 7:30 PM

Grand Theater, Foxwoods

Current and former members of Celtic Thunder.

Tickets available through CPTV:

 https://www.callswithoutwalls.com/pledgeCart3/index.cfm?campaign=E8C6D844-5F61-4529-A013-A4F53AAB7331&source=AOT1704EM001#/home

 

Concert Window

Check out Concert Window (https://www.concertwindow.com) for live streams

of Celtic and other genres of music. The Burren, a pub in Somerville, MA, streams

many concerts of their Burren Backroom Series through Concert Window.

 

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

Saturday, September. 23

Gaelic Football - U10, U12 & U14 against St. Brendans from Monroe, NY - 3:00, 4:00 & 5:00.

Saturday, September, 30

 Hurling - U17 Hurling blitz between New York & Boston.  10:00 - 2:00.

Saturday, September, 30

 Gaelic Football - Junior Men Gaelic Football Game - New Haven vs. Hartford - 3:00.

 

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

50th Anniversary of the Club at Venice Place

Music and more!!!

For more info contact Mike Faherty (203-640-8927), Pat Hosey (203-248-1538) or John O'Donovan (203-281-3563)

 

Saturday, October 28, 2017, 7:00 PM

Halloween Party

Music by Twice 2 Much from 9 pm - 12 Midnight

$10.00

Contact:  Josh Ranciato 203-915-2320, Patty Goggins 203-641-4017 or Alice Sette 203-823-0448.

 

Saturday, November 4, 2017, 7:00 PM

Irish Woman and Irish Man of the Year Annual Banquet

Fantasia, 404 Washington Ave. North Haven

Music will be by the Kitty Kelly Show Band from New York 

Our honorees are two very well deserving recipients

John McGowan and Angelique Burke.

$65.00 

Tickets: Carolyn Hosey 203-248-1538 

 

Dancing at Lughnasa

Presented by the Gaelic Players

Wednesday, November 8 to Saturday, November 11, 7:30 PM

Sunday, November 12, 3:00 PM

Stay tuned for more information

 

Holiday Pies

Order by November 5

From Bishop’s Orchards

$14.00 each, many kinds

$11.00 Sugar Free Pumpkin

Contact: Anne Hines 203-215-5997 (ahsheep@aol.com)/Alice Sette 203-823-0448 (a.sette6236@gmail.com)

 

*    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/

September 22, 2017, 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM

   Harvest & Homecoming Food Truck Festival 2017 with Irish Fest

 Hamden Town Center Park

 IC&SA Tea House, IC&SA Club Table

Liz McNicholl 

 Andy Cooney and His Band

and much more !!!

 

 The Shamrock Traditional Irish Music Society, Inc.

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

 

*    Irish Heritage Society of Milford

http://www.milfordirish.org/

 

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

http://pvodonnellcce.org/index.html

 

Photos

For photos of sessions and concerts, click on the camera:

 

Website maintained by Charles Vigue.

Email cvigue@newhaven.edu with news, concert listings, etc. for posting on EchoesofErin.net

Website updated September 14, 2017