James Joyce, Set to Music
Jun12

James Joyce, Set to Music

Ireland’s foremost classical guitarist and a scholar-singer will be performing the Irish traditional songs from the works of one of Ireland’s most celebrated writers–himself a singer–at the Rosenbach Museum on June 13. It’s all part of the museum’s annual Bloomsday celebration.

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Celtic Thunder’s Emmet Cahill  Leaves Them Laughing–and Crying
May29

Celtic Thunder’s Emmet Cahill Leaves Them Laughing–and Crying

The young singer brought his magnificent voice and solo tour to Philly this week. And Philly love him.

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Charlie Zahm Sings “Grace”
May22

Charlie Zahm Sings “Grace”

Charlie was one of the featured performers for the fundraiser to restore St. Columba’s. This was just a great rendition of a beautiful song.

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These Kids Are More Than Alright
May22

These Kids Are More Than Alright

Two young New Jersey Irish trad musicians have released their first CD to great acclaim. He’s 17, she’s 12.

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Local Trad Performers Score Big at the Fleadh
May14

Local Trad Performers Score Big at the Fleadh

Last weekend, 10 musicians from the Delaware Valley qualified to compete in the All-Irelands music competition in Sligo this August. One set a new record for first place wins.

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We Were Wearing Our Movie Directors’ Hats, Too
May08

We Were Wearing Our Movie Directors’ Hats, Too

We couldn’t possibly hope to condense a whole day’s worth of Philly Fleadh fun into one eight-minute video, but there’s enough here to give you the flavor of things.

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