Séamus Connolly, a 10-time All-Ireland fiddle champion and former Sullivan Artist in Residence at
returns to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the acclaimed Séamus Connolly
Collection of Irish Music launched by the BC Libraries. Connolly will
describe how his project—a digital collection that pays tribute to his early
traditional music mentors—came together. Boston College
The event takes place starting at 6 p.m. at the Cadigan Alumni Center at 2121 Commonwealth Avenue in Brighton. Admission is $20 and registration is online.
The program is co-sponsored by the Boston College Libraries and the University Advancement Alumni Education Series.
The evening will feature live music performances by Jimmy and Séamus Noonan on flute and tin whistle; Séamus Connolly on fiddle; and Shannon and Matt Heaton on vocals, flute, and guitar.
Here is a profile on Seamus Connolly's Collection of Irish Music.
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