* 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

 

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

 

 

Listen live at www.wnhu.org

Playlists

 

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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

December 15: Loretta Murphy/Ellen Redman

December 22: Loretta Murphy (Irish Christmas)

December 29: TBA

 

*      Sundays (2nd and 4th) 4:00 PM to 6:00 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

December 10: Katie Murray/Jonathan Warner

December 17: John Tabb/Kira Jewitt

December 24: No Session

December 31: No Session

 

*      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.

December 18: Jeanne with Loretta Egan Murphy (button accordion/concertina)

 

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

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

December 19: 20th Anniversary with Jerry O’Sullivan, Séagda Coyle and Eugene Bender

 

 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

Saturday, December 21, 2019, 8:30 PM, Playwright Irish Pub, 1232 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

Saturday, December 28, 2019, 8:00 PM, Irish Heritage Society of Milford, Milford, CT

Saturday, January 18, 2020, 8:30 PM, Playwright Irish Pub, 1232 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

Saturday, February 8, 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, December 28, 2019, Playwright Irish Pub - Hamden, CT - 8:30 PM

Tuesday, December 31, 2019, Playwright Irish Pub - Hamden, CT - 5:30 PM

 

Brannigan’s Corner

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

Every other Sunday, 7:30 PM

December 15

December 22

 

Dan Ringrose

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

Friday, December 27, 2019, 5:00 PM, Norbrook Brewery, 203 Stillman Hill Rd., Colebrook, CT

Saturday, January 18, 2020, 2:00 PM, Still Hill Brewery, 1275 Cromwell Ave Building C Unit 9, Rocky Hill, CT

 

Shannon Heaton (flute) and George Keith (fiddle)

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 7:30 PM

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Middletown House Concert Series

For reservations and/or directions: 860-983-7963 or jcormack@wesleyan.edu

 

The Vox Hunters

Armand Aromin (R) and Benedict Gagliardi

The Vox Hunters

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 7:30 PM

Temple Emanu-El, 29 Dayton Road, Waterford, CT

Saturday, February 29, 2020, 7:30 PM

The Sounding Board, Universalist Church of West Hartford, 433 Fern Street, West Hartford, CT 

 

Eileen Ivers

Joyful Christmas

Saturday, December 21, 2019, 8:00 PM

Eileen Ivers – Joyful Christmas

Infinity Music Hall

Norfolk, CT

https://www.infinityhall.com/Events/eileen-ivers-joyful-christmas-12-21-2019/?utm_source=IH+Database&utm_campaign=fb6f09ca87-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_06_18_04_50_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c9ee76aaa9-fb6f09ca87-7939025

 

Gaelic Storm

Thursday, February 13, 2019, 2020, 7:00 PM

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Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Old Saybrook, CT

https://www.thekate.org

 

Eileen Ivers

Saturday, February 22, 2020, 8:00 PM

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Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Old Saybrook, CT

https://www.thekate.org

 

Altan

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 8:00 PM

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Ridgefield Playhouse

80 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT

https://ridgefieldplayhouse.org/

(203) 438-5795

 

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

 

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

 

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 Brian 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

 

 

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!

 

Children’s Christmas Party

December 15, 2019, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Please sign up your children under age 12 at the club by December 10th or by contacting Angelique Burke at angeliqueburke@hotmail.com.

 

Ceili

December 29, 2019, 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

At the IACC

Loretta Egan Murphy

Rose Flanagan

Joe Heeran

 

 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/

 

*    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 December 8, 2019