Alan Kelly Gang
- 15 March 2015
- €15 (€12 for students and unemployed), reservation recommended
Alan Kelly (piano-accordion), Steph Geremia (flute, vocal, soprano sax, whistle), Alasdair White (fiddle), Manus Lunny (guitar, harmony vocals)
Powerful, emotive and critically acclaimed, this traditional Irish music band from the west of Ireland and Scotland sits firmly at the cutting edge of the traditional and world music scene. Fronted by Ireland’s maestro Alan Kelly, described by New York’s Irish Voice as “in league with the best piano accordionists in the world”, the gang has been taking audiences around the globe by storm.
“Beautiful music from master musicians.” (Irish Music Magazine)
“A drive and energy that will keep the chill out of the coldest winter night.” (Folk Radio UK)
“Their mastery of their respective instruments was sublime… A true collective of musicians… You’ll absolutely fall in love.” (Timber & Steel)
The Gang will also play at the Kiosque in the Jardin du Luxembourg from 12 noon to 1pm.
Circus treat awaits those who follow a certain intriguing character back to the CCI or who join us in the courtyard at 1.30pm!
Have a listen to their music here.