In May: great @SalonConcertChi w #KevinCrawford #CillianVallely – back in Sept: @lunasaband #WMFChicago

We had a great Salon Concerts Chicago in May with Kevin Crawford and Cillian Vallely and we are looking forward to their return in September with Lunasa as part of World Music Festival Chicago at the Irish American Heritage Center!

Another fine @SalonConcertChi was #Trian last spring! @lizcarrollmusic Daithi Sproule and Billy McComiskey

 

 

Another fine Salon Concerts Chicago was with Trian last spring! Thanks to The CRAIC at Irish American Heritage Center- WSBC 1240AM Sat. 8-9PM for the video of that great night! Billy Mccomiskey Dáithí Sproule and Liz Carroll were on fire, as evidenced by this performance before they even got into the auditorium!

Don’t miss Paddy Keenan and Frankie Gavin @MKEIrishFest in August! Both did @SalonConcertsChi #irishmusic

 

Check out Paddy Keenan and Frankie Gavin, who both have done our Salon Concerts Chicago series, at Milwaukee Irish Fest in August! Don’t miss these two doing what they do best!

#TBT @SalonConcertChi Andy Irvine and Donal Lunny! @RTERadio1 #irishmusic

One of our best Salon Concerts Chicago Concerts was the one in 2014 featuring the stellar duo of Andy Irvine and Dónal Lunny! They shared fantastic music, told interesting stories and enthralled our audience! We were honor to host them that summer and then go see them at Milwaukee Irish Fest that weekend! Enjoy this song from the lads!

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Porthole of the Kelp and Maghera Mountain – The Arkins with Eileen Gannon #irishmusic @SalonConcertChi

Nice video from the night of July 1st featuring the Salon Concert performers: Eimear and Conor Arkins with Eileen Gannon!

Tonight! Free! Eimear and Conor Arkins w Eileen Gannon @iahcchicago #irishmusic

Join us in the Fifth Province at the Irish American Heritage Center for a special appearance by Eimear and Conor Arkins with Eileen Gannon, Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 8pm. Free. Presented by the Fifth Province Pub and Salon Concerts Chicago.

Eimear Arkins is an award winning singer and fiddle player from County Clare, holds no less than 11 All-Ireland titles across a variety of competition categories and has toured extensively throughout Europe, Canada, and North America with a number of bands, including Cherish the Ladies. In 2015, both Eimear and Eileen represented Ireland at World Expo in Milan, Italy.

Conor Arkins is an accomplished piano, fiddle, flute, and saxophone player. He is a member if the National Folk Orchestra of Ireland and recently completed a tour of Ireland and Great Britain with the orchestra’s production of Macalla 1916. Conor has also toured Europe and the US and in 2015 accompanied the President of Ireland at the World Expo in Milan.

Eileen Gannon, a St. Louis native, is one of the top Irish harp players in the world. She has won numerous accolades, including the highly coveted Senior Harp title at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann. Eileen has toured and performed all over the world and is a regular tutor at international festivals like the Catskills Irish Arts Week.

Thanks Francis O’Neill Club for including Eimear and Conor Arkins with Eileen Gannon #irishmusic #IAHC

Thanks to the Francis O’Neill Club – Chicago Ceili and Set Dancing Club for sharing the Eimear & Conor Arkins with Eileen Gannon Salon Concerts Chicago Concert – Fifth Province at the Irish American Heritage Center – Saturday, July 1
 
Join us in the Fifth Province at the Irish American Heritage Center for a special appearance by Eimear and Conor Arkins with Eileen Gannon, Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 8pm. Free. Presented by the Fifth Province Pub and Salon Concerts Chicago.
Eimear Arkins is an award winning singer and fiddle player from County Clare, holds no less than 11 All-Ireland titles across a variety of competition categories and has toured extensively throughout Europe, Canada, and North America with a number of bands, including Cherish the Ladies. In 2015, both Eimear and Eileen represented Ireland at World Expo in Milan, Italy.
Conor Arkins is an accomplished piano, fiddle, flute, and saxophone player. He is a member if the National Folk Orchestra of Ireland and recently completed a tour of Ireland and Great Britain with the orchestra’s production of Macalla 1916. Conor has also toured Europe and the US and in 2015 accompanied the President of Ireland at the World Expo in Milan.
Eileen Gannon, a St. Louis native, is one of the top Irish harp players in the world. She has won numerous accolades, including the highly coveted Senior Harp title at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann. Eileen has toured and performed all over the world and is a regular tutor at international festivals like the Catskills Irish Arts Week.

Chicago Friends! @iahcchicago for Eimear and Conor Arkins with Eileen Gannon Saturday! Free!

From Eimear Arkins: “Chicago friends! Eileen, Conor and I are playing at the Irish American Heritage Center this coming Saturday as part of Salon Concerts Chicago. We’ll be saying goodbye to Conor as he heads back to Ireland on Sunday AND we’ll be celebrating the launch of Eileen Gannon – Harpist‘s debut solo album! It would be great to see some familiar faces!”

Give @EileenGannon ‘s New Facebook Page a “Like” #harpmusic #irishmusic

 

Give Eileen Gannon – Harpist Facebook Page a Like! Her CD is available through this Page. She will be in Chicago Saturday 8pm at the Fifth Province at the Irish American Heritage Center and she will have copies of this new CD!

https://www.facebook.com/eileengannonharpist/