The new Tierney Irish Music
supports bringing high-caliber
Irish and Celtic music to the Hallamór Concert Series.
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September 21 7:30
The season opens with the dynamic Prince
Edward Island trio The East Pointers on Friday, Sept. 21. Mixing
stomping rhythms and dazzling musicianship with original songs that paint
a vivid picture of the joys and sorrows of real life, their wildly entertaining
shows make a connection with audiences around the globe. They made their
Irish Fest debut in 2017.
November 16 7:30
Chicago based virtuoso piano accordionist
Jimmy Keane will perform a Musical Retrospective on Friday, Nov. 16. A
special guest will be announced at a later date. Jimmy’s unique style incorporates
techniques, ornamentation and subtleties used by fiddlers, uilleann pipers
and flute players. He has performed with Green Fields of America, Moloney,
O’Connell and Keane and Bohola and is well known to Milwaukee audiences.
December 15 7:30
Finishing the season is A Christmas Tradition
with Rory Makem on Saturday, Dec. 15. Rory continues the lineage of an
Irish music dynasty begun by his grandmother Sarah Makem and his father,
the legendary Tommy Makem. He has established himself as one of the leading
forces in the Irish song tradition and is well known to Milwaukee audiences
both through performances with his father, as the trio Makem and Clancy
and more recently as a duo with Dónal Clancy.
annual Celtic Christmas Boutique and Bake Sale will take place in the ICHC
Parlour starting at 6 p.m.
programs are supported in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board
with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the