Dewey Sessions: Runa; Celtic American Roots Concert

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Name: Dewey Sessions: Runa; Celtic American Roots Concert
Date: February 23, 2020
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM EST
Event Description:
Dewey Sessions: RUNA Celtic-American Roots Concert Sunday, February 23, 2020 Doors open at 2:30pm, concert at 3:00pm Dewey Hall 91 Main Street, Sheffield, MA 01257 This is Runa’s 3rd concert at Dewey Hall (at least). This is an afternoon concert. Celebrating its 10-Year Anniversary as a band, Celtic-American Roots music “super group”, RUNA continues to push the boundaries of Irish folk music into the Americana and roots music formats. Interweaving the haunting melodies and exuberant tunes of Ireland and Scotland with the lush harmonies and intoxicating rhythms of jazz, bluegrass, flamenco and blues, they offer a thrilling and redefining take on traditional music. Seeking to preserve and continue a traditional culture in a modern age, RUNA creates the backbone of its signature roots sound from the musical and geographical diversity of its individually established band members. Their strive for excellence and creativity blazes a trail for the future of folk music, earning them the reputation as one of the most innovative Irish folk groups of this generation. RUNA consists of vocalist and step-dancer, Shannon Lambert-Ryan of Philadelphia, Dublin-born guitarist, Fionán de Barra, Cheryl Prashker of Canada on percussion, Jake James of New York on the fiddle, and Caleb Edwards of Nashville on mandolin and vocals. “Timeless and flawless…” – Jim Allford, PA Music Scene The group has been honored internationally, winning Top Groupand Top Traditional Groupin the Irish Music Awardsand three Independent Music Awardsincluding Best LIVE Album, Best World/Traditional Song,and Best Bluegrass Song. Their new album, “TEN: The Errant Night”, is already receiving international praise on both sides of the Atlantic! “This is RUNA’s most ambitious album yet and it is a stunner!” – Bill Margeson, LiveIreland “One of the best and inventive folk bands of this modern era!” – London Celtic Punks Doors open at 2:30pm, Concert at 3:00pm, Refreshments available. For more information contact deweysessionsmusic@gmail.com or Beth at 413 429 1176. We invite you to enjoy dinner before the dance and get 15% off at the Stagecoach Tavern at Racebrook Lodge with coupon code #oldtonenative Dewey Sessions concerts and dances at Dewey Hall are sponsored by Big Elm Brewery http://bigelmbeer.com/ , Wheeler and Taylor http://www.wheelertaylor.com/ and Racebrook Lodge: https://rblodge.com/
Location:
Dewey Hall, 91 Main Street, Sheffield, MA 01257
Date/Time Information:
Sunday, February 23, 3:00pm
Contact Information:
413 429 1176
Fees/Admission:
$20 Advance discount (limited number available) $25 (regular)
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