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Traditional and Contemporary Irish Music

Sundays: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Playing the music we love!!

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

 

Irish Music on the Radio

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

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

*      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

*      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 20 – Buteux Sisters (concertina and fiddle)

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

December 9 – Jerry O’Sullivan (uilleann pipes)

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

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

Saturday, January 27, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Saturday, March 17, 2018, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Saturday, May 19, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Saturday, June 30, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Saturday, July 28, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Saturday, August 18, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Saturday, September 22, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Saturday, November 17, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Saturday, December 22, 2018, 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

 

The Coracles at the Veracious Brewing Company

246 Main St. (Route 25) Monroe, CT

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

 

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

Saturday, December 2, 2017, 7:30 PM

Grand Theater, Foxwoods

Current and former members of Celtic Thunder.

Tickets: https://foxwoods.eventticketscenter.com/grand-theater-foxwoods-mashantucket-tickets/88476/e?ppcsrc=1OTR&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI6e-N69uC1wIVybjACh0O3AE9EAAYASAAEgKcwPD_BwE  

 

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy and Family

A Celtic Family Christmas

Saturday, December 9, 2017, 8:00 PM

Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

University of Connecticut

See them on Youtube:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQ_73ZfavnM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9a_XMN2nCbA

Tickets: https://jorgensen.uconn.edu/Online/default.asp

If you have never seen Natalie and Donnell and their family, this show is a must see. They are wonderful!!!

 

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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RUNA

Friday, March 2, 2018, 8:00 PM

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The High Kings

Thursday, March 8, 2018, 7:30 PM

Friday, March 9, 2018, 8:00 PM

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The Irish Comedy Tour

Thursday, March 15, 2018, 7:30 PM

 

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

Holiday Bazaar

December 3, 2017, 9:00 – 3:00

Irish Breakfast: 9:00 – 12:00

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Ugly Sweater Party and Toy Drive

December 16, 2017, 6:00 PM

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Bingo Night

Saturday, January 13, 2018, 7:00 PM until ?

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

Website updated November 18, 2017