Irish Fest 2014

Arts & Culture
2:22 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

Scottish Musician Alasdair Fraser Roams the Planet With "Fiddlespeak"

Scottish fiddler Alasdair Fraser and Scottish fingerstyle guitarist Tony McManus perform at Irish Fest.
Credit Bonnie North

Alasdair Fraser is one of the world’s preeminent Scottish fiddlers and teachers. 

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Arts & Culture
10:28 am
Thu August 14, 2014

New Trad Trio "The ALT"

John Doyle, Nuala Kennedy, and Eamon O'Leary are The Alt
Credit Bonnie North

The Alt is a new trio made up of three of the finest musicians currently working in the Celtic tradition: Nuala Kennedy, vocals, flutes and whistles, John Doyle, vocals and guitar, and Eamon O’Leary, vocals, bouzouki and guitar.

They're performing at Irish Fest this weekend and played three songs for us: Going for a Soldier, Lovely Nancy, and One Morning in May.

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Arts & Culture
1:00 pm
Mon August 11, 2014

Milwaukee's Tallymoore Band - Tradition With a Twist

Tallymoore (l-r): Dave Kennedy, Ryan Cappleman, Sean Ward, Erin Hoffmann, Karl Suechting, and Matt Voell
Credit Bonnie North

 

The members of the Milwaukee band, Tallymoore, have been playing together for two years, this month. 

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