Eileen Ivers and her band- A Joyful ChristmasType of Event: MUSIC
Date: December 06, 2019
Location: Slippery Rock University - 103 Central Loop, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania
Recalling the roaring hearths and roars of laughter that are part and parcel of Christmas in Irish families, virtuoso fiddler Eileen Ivers interweaves age-old Wren Day songs, beloved American carols, and even a jigging Bach in An Nollaig: An Irish Christmas. With her signature warmth, Ivers invites listeners in for a tuneful, soulful celebration capturing the true spirit of the season and telling the story of Christmas through music and dance.
Eileen Ivers- Grammy awarded, Emmy nominated, guest starred with over 40 orchestras, original musical star of Riverdance, Nine Time All-Ireland Fiddle Champion, Sting, Hall and Oates, The Chieftains, founding member of Cherish and the Ladies, movie soundtracks including Gangs of New York, performed for presidents and royalty worldwide…this is a short list of accomplishments. Fiddler Eileen Ivers has established herself as the pre-eminent exponent of the Irish fiddle in the world today.
Prices: Adult-$22, Senior-$20, Youth-$18, SRU Student-$8.
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