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Tuesday, December 10, 2013 (tickets on sale 11/11)
The acclaimed Irish ensemble Danu celebrates a traditional Irish Christmas with An Nollaig in Eirinn. Celtic music lovers around the globe have been thrilled by the ensemble’s virtuoso players on fiddle, button accordion, percussion and the gorgeous voice of Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh. Winner of major awards from the BBC and Irish Music Magazine, Danu returns to the US in December with a glorious celebration of Christmas in their homeland.In Ireland, the festival of Christmas has for centuries been celebrated by traditional Irish music and song. There are many musical tributes that pay homage to early Irish traditions such as The Laden Table, placing a candle in a window, and touring from house to house on St. Stephen’s Day. Christmas in Ireland: An Nollaig in Eirinn is a Celtic music celebration that warms the heart.
Baylin Artists Management http://www.baylinartists.com/artist/danu/tours/64/.
Performance sponsored by:Fort Hays State University FoundationCommitted to cultivating lasting relationships with alumni, friends, corporations and other organizations that have a passion for Fort Hays State University.Robbins Center, one Tiger Place Hays, Kansas 67601785-628-5620foundation.fhsu.edu