7th Annual Celtic Appalachian Celebration

    7th Annual Celtic Appalachian Celebration

    Presented as part of Carnegie Hall’s Migrations Festival

    Friday, March 15 | 8:00 pm

    at Symphony Space
    Peter Norton Symphony Space
    2537 Broadway

    Learn more about purchasing tickets at this official page here…

    This St. Patrick’s Day, celebrate by exploring Ireland’s connection to the music and dance traditions of West Africa and Appalachia with a rip-roaring evening of traditional Irish, old-time, and American folk traditions. New Ballards Branch Bogtrotters up from Galax, Virginia join the Green Fields of America and 1920s-inspired multi-instrumentalist Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton, while Little Nora Brownwows us on her banjo with fiddler Stephanie Coleman.

    FEATURING

    Mick Moloney, banjo, octave, mandolin, vocals

    Athena Tergis, fiddle

    with

    The Green Fields of America

    Brendan Dolan, piano, flute
    Liz Hanley, fiddle, vocals
    Billy McComiskey, accordion
    Niall O’Leary, dancer

    The New Ballards Branch Bogtrotters

    Caroline Noel Beverley, mandolin, vocals
    Bonnie Bond, bass, vocals
    Eddie Bond, fiddle, vocals
    Josh Ellis, banjo, vocals
    Dennis Hall, band leader, guitarist

    and

    Little Nora Brown, banjo
    Stephanie Coleman, fiddle
    Jerron “Blind boy” Paxton, banjo, harmonica, and vocals