Seattle Folklore Society proudly presents traditional Irish Fiddler Master and 2018 Bardic Award Winner Gerry O' Connor in concert with accomplished guitar accompanist Richard Mandel. |
Gerry is a numerous All Ireland Title winner, and four-time winner of the Fiddler of Oriel competition. He has played with legendary bands such as Planxty, the Bothy Band, De Dannan, and the Chieftains.
In 2018 Gerry released a new solo album Last Nights Joy, receiving the prestigious rating of 4 stars from the Irish Time. Recently, Gerry has edited a book of music, The Rose in the Gap, which is a collection of music from his region of Ireland, the Oriel District.
As a first-call accompanist, Richard Mandel has performed and toured with legendary Irish musicians including Paddy Keenan, Jimmy Keane, Mick Maloney, Paddy OBrien, Tony DeMarco and many others.
We gratefully acknowledge the support of Culture Ireland to assist in Gerry's travel for this US tour!
Phinney Center Concert Hall (Brick Building down the hill) (View)
6532 Phinney Ave N
Seattle, WA 98103
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|