UPCOMING CELTIC SOCIETY CONCERTS

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The Press Gang
Saturday, January 20th 2018, 7:30PM
House Concert, Soquel

“One of those rare bands that are ingenious, driving, thoughtful and yet have great respect for the tradition.” — John Doyle

Suggested Donation $17
Reservations: By email to Lynda Haworth or call 831-464-9778

To help the house concert host know how many seats to layout, please purchase a ticket in advance or make a reservation.

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The Press Gang
Sunday, January 21st 2018, 3:00PM
St Mary's By The Sea Episcopal Church, Pacific Grove

We warmly welcome The Press Gang and look forward to the return of Hanz Araki (exceptional flute and vocals) to St. Mary's stage. Magical afternoon! Doors open at 2:30 p.m.

Advance Purchase $20 Door Price $22
Advance Child $8 Door Child $10
Members receive $2 discount on the above prices
Reservations: call 831-224-3819 or online:

Please note: Reservations are charged at the door price.

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Jim Malcolm
Tuesday, January 30th 2018, 7:30PM
House Concert, Soquel

“One of the finest singing voices in Scotland in any style” —Living Tradition

Suggested Donation $20
Reservations: By email to Lynda Haworth or call 831-464-9778

To help the house concert host know how many seats to layout, please purchase a ticket in advance or make a reservation.

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Randal Bays & John Coyle
Wednesday, February 7th 2018, 7:30PM
House Concert, Soquel

"among the best Irish style fiddlers of his generation." --American Fiddler Magazine

Suggested Donation $17
Reservations: By email to Lynda Haworth or call 831-464-9778

To help the house concert host know how many seats to layout, please purchase a ticket in advance or make a reservation.

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Open The Door For Three
Thursday, February 15th 2018, 7:30PM
Michael's On Main, Soquel

A road-tested, audience-approved, high-octane, fi st-in-glove, laughing-out-loud trio of Irish musicians

Advance Purchase $18 Door Price $20
Members receive $2 discount on the above prices
Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:

Please note: Reservations are charged at the door price.

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Väsen
Sunday, February 25th 2018, 7:30PM
Kuumbwa Jazz Center, Santa Cruz

"They write gorgeous tunes and deliver them with a spry step, airtight ensemble and bittersweet lyricism that gets deep under your skin." --Kate Molleson � The Herald

Advance Purchase $22 Door Price $25
Members receive $2 discount on the above prices
Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:

Please note: Reservations are charged at the door price.

Tickets can also be purchased in person at More Music, Front Street, Santa Cruz (From Feb 1 2018)

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Daimh
A Production Of St Mary's Celtic Music Series
Wednesday, February 28th 2018, 7:00PM
St Mary's By The Sea Episcopal Church, Pacific Grove

Scottish supergroup Daimh (pronounced "Dive") comes to Pacific Grove

Advance Purchase $20 Door Price $22
Advance Child $10 Door Child $12
Members receive $2 discount on the above prices
Reservations: call 831-224-3819 or online:

Please note: Reservations are charged at the door price.

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Lunasa
Sunday, March 4th 2018, 7:30PM
Kuumbwa Jazz Center, Santa Cruz

“Get ready. Lúnasa are coming to town” --Irish Examiner

Advance Purchase $27 Door Price $30
Members receive $2 discount on the above prices
Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:

Please note: Reservations are charged at the door price.

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Molly's Revenge--The Party for Paddy! Special matinee show.
A Production Of St Mary's Celtic Music Series
Saturday, March 17th 2018, 2:00PM
St Mary's By The Sea Episcopal Church, Pacific Grove

Molly's Revenge returns with their infectious enthusiasm and the dazzling Turco dancers to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in style. St. Mary's bistro will feature their world famous "tatties with toppings" and Guinness, along with other treats and beverages. Wear your green and your dancing shoes. Or, just wear green dancing shoes--whatever!! It is going to be a party to remember.

Advance Purchase $25 Door Price $28
Advance Child $10 Door Child $12
Members receive $2 discount on the above prices
Reservations: call 831-224-3819 or online:

Please note: Reservations are charged at the door price.

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Nordic Fiddler's Bloc
Wednesday, April 25th 2018, 7:30PM
Flynn's Cabaret (formerly Don Quixote's), Felton

"On the evidence to hand, pure fiddle doesn't get much better than The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc." Folkworld

Advance Purchase $17 Door Price $20
Members receive $2 discount on the above prices
Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:

Please note: Reservations are charged at the door price.

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Linsey Aitken and Ken Campbell
Sunday, April 29th 2018, 7:00PM
Flynn's Cabaret (formerly Don Quixote's), Felton

An evening of traditional and contemporary songs and tunes from Scotland

Advance Purchase $15 Door Price $17
Members receive $2 discount on the above prices
Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:

Please note: Reservations are charged at the door price.

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Richie and Rosie
Monday, May 21st 2018, 7:30PM
House Concert, Soquel

“The air left the room when Richie and Rosie sang their first notes together...everyone had their breath taken away at once. ” — Jen Hughes, Bluegrass Today

Suggested Donation $17
Reservations: By email to Lynda Haworth or call 831-464-9778

To help the house concert host know how many seats to layout, please purchase a ticket in advance or make a reservation.

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If you or a friend would be interested in hosting house concerts in the Santa Cruz area, please contact Bob Breheny by e-mail at concertdirector@celticsociety.org.

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