What: 2nd Saturday Community Concert
Who: Molly’s Revenge Celtic Band
Date/Time: Saturday April 14, 2018. Show 7:30, doors 6:45
Location: Winona Grange #271, 8340 SW Seneca St, Tualatin, OR 97062
Tickets: $25.00 at brownpapertickets.com or $30 door
Band Website: mollysrevenge.com
Molly’s Revenge will present a lively performance of Irish and Scottish music at the 2nd Saturday Community Concert in Tualatin, Oregon on April 14 at 7:30 pm.
Molly’s Revenge is a dynamic, acoustic Celtic band known for its unique and infectious enthusiasm. The classic combination of bagpipes, whistle, and fiddle is set against a backdrop of guitar, bodhran, and mandola accompaniment, which guarantees an enjoyable experience for all fans of Scottish and Irish music Their arrangements of traditional jigs and reels bring these dance tunes up to date with a driving, hard-edged accent that always leaves audiences shouting for more. Molly’s Revenge has performed at many of the top folk festivals and performing arts events in the USA, and prestigious events in Australia, Scotland, and China.
Piper David Brewer has been playing whistle and four types of bagpipes for about 20 years. He studied in Scotland at the Ceolas Music School in South Uist under the tutelage of some of the best pipers in the world. His authentic and unique style of playing has earned him the reputation of being one of the most accomplished pipers on the West Coast. David has composed close to 200 traditional style tunes,
Fiddler John Weed is a classically-trained violinist who switched to playing Irish fiddle about 20 years ago. John lived in Ireland in 2000 and taught fiddle workshops at the Flowing Tide International Music School in Doonbeg, County Clare. He attended the Frankie Kennedy Winter School in Dunlewey, County Donegal where he has studied with Ciaran O’Maonaigh and Dermot Mcloughlin.
Guitarist Stuart Mason has been collecting and performing traditional music for over 40 years. He has appeared on stage from Ireland to China performing Celtic, old time bluegrass, and his original compositions, which have won awards from the West Coast Songwriters Association. He leads workshops and classes in traditional music techniques at music festivals and camps.
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