The Ashley Davis Band will perform in a concert co-sponsored by the P.V. O’Donnell Branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann and the Irish Heritage Society of Milford (IHSM) on Friday, October 11, at the IHSM Clubhouse, 131 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, CT, at 7 p.m.
An internationally recognized recording artist and songwriter, Ashley has collaborated with such musical luminaries as the Chieftains’ Paddy Moloney, fiddle player Eileen Ivers, Joannie Madden, singer-songwriters John Doyle and John Spillane, and the “First Lady of Celtic Music,” Moya Brennan.
Ashley will be joined by renowned traditional fiddle player Colin Farrell, who has played and recorded with an array of iconic musicians in Europe and the U.S. including Karen Casey, John Doyle, and Lúnasa, with whom he is currently playing.
Dave Curley, a multi-instrumentalist, singer and dancer, rounds out the trio. .He regularly performs with Grammy Award winner Moya Brennan of Clannad and has recorded with producer Donal Lunny and Grammy Award Winners Ron Block, Jeff Taylor and Buddy Greene.
The P.V. O’Donnell Comhaltas and the IHSM invite lovers of Irish music to join them on October 11 for a celebration of traditional Irish music in Milford. Admission is $10. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door if space allows. Contact Amy Lacy at 203-258-2634 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for information and to purchase tickets.