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Nollaig Shona

from the staff of Echoes of Erin

 

Traditional and Contemporary Irish Music

Sundays: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Broadcasting from the University of New Haven,

West Haven, Connecticut

Playing the music we love!!

 

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

 

Irish Music on the Radio

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

 

*      Sundays, 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM, Echoes of Erin, WNHU, 88.7 FM (West Haven)

Echoes of Erin Playlists

 

*      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)

 

Irish Music via the Internet

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

*      Every Day, All Day: http://www.celticradio.net/

*      Every Day, All Day: http://www.irishradio.ca

 

 

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

There is a session on the 17th, but there will be no session on the 24th or 31st.

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

The session on the 19th will be a Christmas celebration led by Loretta Murphy and Katie Murray.

 

*      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.

December 21 – Buteux Sisters (concertina and fiddle)

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

January 13 – John Nolan (accordion)

February 20 – Dan Gurney (accordion)

 

Upcoming Concerts

The Coracles

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

The Coracles are available for private parties.

The Coracles also perform often at the Gaelic American Club in Fairfield and

The Irish Heritage Society of Milford. You must be a member of these clubs to attend

or be signed in by a member.

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

 

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The Coracles Schedule:

Saturday, December 30, 2017, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM, Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT

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

Saturday, March 11, 2018, after the parade, IACC, Venice Place, East Haven, CT

Friday, March 16, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Veracious Brewing Company, 246 Main St., Monroe, CT

Saturday, March 17, 2018, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT

Saturday, May 19, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM, Playwright Pub, 1232 Whitney Ave. Hamden, 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

 

Dan Ringrose and Jeanne Freeman

Saturday, January 20, 2018, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

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The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts & Cultural Center

605 Main Street, Middletown, CT

http://www.buttonwood.org/

 

Seamus Egan Project

Saturday, February 17, 2018

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North Madison Congregational Church

1271 Durham Rd., Madison, CT / 203-421-3241

http://fireinthekitchen.org

Seamus Egan is a founding member of Solas.

 

Irish Concerts at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center

Old Saybrook, CT

There are also many other great performances scheduled for The Kate. Check them out at:

http://www.katharinehepburntheater.org/

 

We Banjo 3

Thursday, March 1, 2018, 7:30 PM

From Galway

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http://www.katharinehepburntheater.org/

 

 

RUNA

Friday, March 2, 2018, 8:00 PM

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http://www.katharinehepburntheater.org/

 

The High Kings

Thursday, March 8, 2018, 7:30 PM

Friday, March 9, 2018, 8:00 PM

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http://www.katharinehepburntheater.org/

 

The Irish Comedy Tour

Thursday, March 15, 2018, 7:30 PM

http://www.katharinehepburntheater.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

Children’s Christmas Party

December 17, 2017, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Members’ children 11 years and younger are invited to lunch with Santa.

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Contact: Angelique Burke, 203-488-7000 or angeliqueburke@hotmail.com

 

Bingo Night

Saturday, January 13, 2018, 7:00 PM

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Friday Night Bingo

Every Friday night beginning January 19.

 

 

*    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

 

Photos

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

 

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 17, 2017