* Echoes of Erin

Traditional and Contemporary Irish Music

Sundays: 12:00 Noon – 2:00 PM

4DBFC33C

The University of New Haven, West Haven, Connecticut

 

Pat and Joan Kennedy  A person standing in front of a computer

Description automatically generated  A person sitting on a table

Description automatically generated  A picture containing indoor, wall, person, man

Description automatically generated

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

October 27: Siobhan Igoe & Katie Murray

 

*      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

October 22: Loretta Murphy and Ellen Redman

October 29: Katie Murray and Jonathan Warner

 

*      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

 

Irish Music Concerts

The Coracles

Friday, November 1, 2019, 7:30, John Boyle O’Reilly Club, Springfield, MA

Saturday, November 9, 2019, 8:30, The Playwright Irish Pub, 1232 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

Friday, December 6, 3019, 7:30, The Irish American Home Society, 132 Commerce St. Glastonbury, 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/

 

Brannigan’s Corner

A group of people posing for the camera

Description automatically generated

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

Every other Sunday, 7:30 PM

October 20

November 3

November 17

 

Dan Ringrose

A person holding a microphone

Description automatically generated

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

Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 5:30 PM, Scotch Plains Tavern, Essex, CT

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

 

Gerry O’Beirne

Friday, October 25, 2019, 7:30 PM
Image result for gerry o'beirne

Middletown House Concert Series

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

 

Archie Fisher

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Archie Fisher MBE artist photo

Branford Folk Coffeehouse

First Congregational Church, 1009 Main Street, Branford, CT

 

Keith Harkin

Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 7:00 PM

A person holding a guitar

Description automatically generated

Irish American Community Center, 9 Venice Place, East Haven, CT

Ticket Price: $35 

VIP Sound Check and Meet & Greet: $55 

VIP Meet & Greet: $75

Tickets: https://keithharkin.ticketleap.com/keith-harkin-new-heaven-ct--nov-20th/ 

 

Cherish the Ladies

Sunday, December 1, 2019, 4:00 PM

Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts

Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT

www.edgertoncenter.org/special_events.php

 

 

Irish Christmas in America

Thursday, December 9, 2019, 7:00 PM

A picture containing outdoor, text, book

Description automatically generated

Oisín Mac Diarmada (producer/fiddle), Séamus Begley (vocals/accordion), Niamh Farrell (vocals),

Gráinne Hambly (harp/concertina), Sean Gavin (flute/uilleann pipes), Samantha Harvey (dance/piano)

Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton, MA

https://www.iheg.com/iron_horse_main.asp

 

Shannon Heaton (flute), Yan Falquet (guitar), George Keith (fiddle)

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 7:30 PM

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

gaelicstoWEB

Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Old Saybrook, CT

https://www.thekate.org

 

Altan

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 8:00 PM

Image result for Altan

Ridgefield Playhouse

80 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT

https://ridgefieldplayhouse.org/

(203) 438-5795

 

Altan

Sunday, March 1, 2020, 7:00 PM

Image result for Altan

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/

 

The High Kings

Friday, March 20, 2020, 8:00 PM

Image result for the high kings

Garde Arts Center, New London, CT

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

 

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!

 

Halloween Parties at the IACC

Related image

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

  $5.00 in costume, $10.00 without costume. Halloween drink specials. Bring your own snacks. 

Contact: Mary Roddy, 203-506-8367

 

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Free

Bring yourself and children in costume and candy to share with other children. 

Hot apple cider, donuts and a drink special for adults. Bring your own snacks.

Contact: Mary Roddy, 203-506-8367

 

Simey’s Shadow

A comedy by P. J. O’Dea

November 13-17, 2019, 7:00 PM

November 17, 2019, 2:00 PM

Directed by Eileen O’Keefe Roxbee (203-584-4233)

Tickets: $15:00 (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/simeys-shadow-by-pg-odea-directed-by-eileen-okeefe-roxbee-tickets-74854821787)

 

 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.

A couple of people that are standing near each other

Description automatically generated

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 October 18, 2019