Paddy Keenan Returns to N-Street!
Apr 21, 2011
from 07:30 PM to 11:00 PM
|Contact Name||Steve Brennan|
|Contact Phone||(530) 848-0013.|
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A former member of influential ‘70s group, The Bothy Band, Keenan is generally acknowledged as the most accomplished uilleann piper performing today. He has toured the world and composed and arranged music for film projects including 1997’s “Traveller,” starring Bill Paxton. In 2002, Keenan was awarded the TG4 Traditional Music Award as Traditional Musician of the Year at Cork Opera House. In 2003 Paddy collaborated with Tommy O’Sullivan and the duo released their album, “The Long Grazing Acre.”.
Padraic Conroy is an accomplished Irish musician who recently moved to Los Angeles. He sings traditional and contemporary Irish songs and plays multiple instruments. Conroy played with “The Fabulous Bonker Boys” in the Irish Midlands before moving to Moscow, Russia, and then California. Paddy and Padraic met in the Irish embassy in Moscow, and began playing music together.
Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. To purchase tickets, call (530) 848-0013.