Traditional Irish Music
Starting tomorrow 23rd April we are launching the first event of it's kind in the Kansas City Area. A 4 day mini- festival with old style and sean nós dance instruction; Sean nós and trad song; and musicians sessions. The sessions and lessons are open, public and free, and beginners are most welcome...
Five locations are involved. Weds. at The Celtic Ranch in nearby Weston, Missouri; Thurs. at Conroys Public House in Overland Park; Friday at Browne's Irish Market (the oldest Irish owned family business in the U.S.); Saturday at both The Folk Alliance; and Mikes Tavern. The latter 3 are in Kansas City proper. The details and sign in page are at:
On Friday there will be a remembrance of the Irish Music revival of the 1980's in the area, with some of the early local musicians on hand. We will also have an internet broadcast Friday at 7:00 with local singers who know a song in Irish, including sean nós style. A definite first here. All you need is a computer. The ConcertWindow address is:
All are invited to attend and help spread the word !
Event Sponsored by The Irish Roots Cafe House Band
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