All-Ireland harmonica aficionado Don Meade will join the P.V. O’Donnell Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann traditional music session on Thursday, October 17, at St. Gabriel’s Church Hall, 26 Broadway, Milford, CT, 7:45 pm. Admission is free. Musicians, dancers, singers and guests are welcomed. BYOB.
Don has been presenting the finest Irish and Irish-American traditional musicians to New York audiences for over 25 years. In addition to the harmonica, he is a master of many instruments including the banjo, guitar, mandolin and fiddle. Don served as the first Artistic Director of the Catskills Irish Arts Week in New York, and remains on the teaching staff. He was a traditional music columnist for ten years for the “Irish Voice”, and is coordinator and host of the popular Blarney Star Concert Series at NYU’s Glucksman Ireland House, presenting the finest Irish traditional musicians to New York audiences. He continues to play regularly at concerts, dances and sessions throughout the New York area.
Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann was founded in 1951 in Ireland to promote Irish traditional music, song, dance and language worldwide. For information on the session, call 203-876-9937.