Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, Mid-Atlantic Region

Nuala Kennedy in NYC! by midatlanticcce
January 4, 2010, 8:30 am
Filed under: Concert, NYC

Nuala Kennedy in NYC!

The magically mercurial Irish flautist and singer Nuala Kennedy visits New York with her fantastic live band from 7-12th January 2010. She will also be appearing on WFMU. While in New York, she will be promoting her forthcoming second solo album TUNE IN
(Compass Records 2010)

Nuala Kennedy, although rooted in the Celtic music of her native Ireland and adopted homeland of Scotland, is increasingly recognized for her eclectic cross-genre work. She has recently worked and recorded with artists such as Will Oldham, Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub) Euros Childs (Gorky’s) the late great Oliver Schroer and Ziggy Campbell from the band FOUND.

  • ‘Kennedy doesn’t so much imbibe or inhale as swallow, whole and unadulterated, melodic and rhythmic influences from beyond her kith and kin. She is not only an exceptional interpreter of the tradition; her own music glistens with freshness’ — THE IRISH TIMES
  • ‘exceptional’ — IRISH TIMES
  • ‘Breathtaking’ — UK HERALD
  • ‘utterly beguiling’ — SONGLINES

January Shows, New York :

Fri 8th 9pm @ The Livingroom
The wonderful Appalachian singer AJ Roach and guest Nuala Kennedy
154 Ludlow Street NYC : 212.533.7237

FRi 8th 10.30pm @ DROM
Nuala Kennedy with her band live at DROM NYC
85 Avenue A NYC : 212.777.1157

Saturday 9th, 8pm @ Zebulon
Nuala Kennedy with her band live at Zebulon, Brooklyn 8pm
258 Wythe Avenue, Brooklyn, NY : 718.218.6934

Sunday 10th 8pm, 9pm @ Banjo Jim’s
Nuala Kennedy with her band live at Banjo Jim’s 8pm, 9pm
700 East 9th Street, New York, NY : 212-777-0869

Sunday 10th APAP, The Hilton Hotel
Beekman Parlor
Hilton New York
1335 Avenue of the Americas NYC
*this concert is not open to public

Monday 11th Scandinavia House
Showcase slots:
Nuala Kennedy with her band live
4pm-4.20pm and 9pm-9.20pm
58 Park Avenue NYC : 212.879.9779

Nuala Kennedy and Band

  • Nuala Kennedy, Ireland/Scotland (flute, voice)
  • Iain Macleod, Scotland (mandolin)
  • Dana Lyn, New York (fiddle)
  • Donald Hay, Scotland (percussion)
  • Mario Caribe, Brazil (double bass)
  • Mike Galvin, Ireland (guitar)

For more info on Nuala and her music please visit

North American booking agent and for enquiries during this visit to NYC, please contact:

Sandra Peevers
Email :
Tel : 607-264-2626

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