Events

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  • Sat
    11
    May
    2019

    In Concert: Gerry O’Connor and Friends!

    7:30 pmSanctuary

    Come to a toe-tapping, hand-clapping good time!

    In Concert:  Gerry O’Connor and Friends

    At Monte Vista Unitarian Universalist Congregation

    9185 Monte Vista Ave., Montclair CA

    Saturday, May 11–7:30 PM

    Winner of multiple All-Ireland titles and ‘Fiddler of Oriel’ competitions, Gerry O’Connor is regarded as one of the finest Irish fiddle players of his generation. He has toured and recorded with members of Planxty, The Bothy Band, and The Chieftains, to name a few. He is featured on numerous acclaimed ensemble and solo recordings. Gerry teaches fiddle at the Willie Clancy Summer school and at master classes throughout Europe. The National Committee of Comhaltas has recently honored Gerry with a 2018 Bardic award. Gerry is also a violin-maker, music teacher, and music producer; he currently tours with the Canadian Irish legends The Irish Rovers.  Accompanying Gerry O’Connor will be Barry Fisher on guitar and Patti Amelotte on piano.
    Suggested Donation:  $20
    See more at Gerry’s website : www.gerryoconnor.net
    Contact Maribel Dana for more information: slonirish@gmail.com