Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, Mid-Atlantic Region

Panel Discussion and Session for New York Trad Fest! by midatlanticcce
October 9, 2013, 9:45 pm
Filed under: Concert, Event, General Announcement, NYC, Seisiun

Masters of Irish Traditional Music and Dance in New York in the 20th Century
A Session at Lillie’s Union Square

Saturday, October 19th, 1-3pm; 4-7pm.

Dr. Mick Moloney will moderate a fascinating and informative panel discussion about Irish traditional music and dance in New York City, with Tony DeMarco, Brian Holleran, Jerry O’Sullivan and Siobhan Butler.  Panel discussion starts at 1:00pm and runs until 3:00pm.

Glucksman Ireland House, New York University
1 Washington Mews
New York, NY 10003
Tel: (212) 998-3952
Event page:
Admission to this event is free, reservations are recommended but not required.  RSVP by calling 212-998-3950 or by emailing

After the panel, follow the New York Trad Fest up to Lillie’s Union Square for music and camaraderie!  The Lillie’s session runs every week from 4-7pm and on Trad Fest Saturday will feature Matt Mancuso, Cillian Vallely and Daniel Neely.  Lillie’s is an easy ten minute walk from Glucksman Ireland House, features an excellent menu, and has a extensive selection of beer, wine and spirits.  The craic will be mighty!

Lillie’s Union Square
13 E. 17th St. between Union Square Park and 5th Ave.
New York, NY 10003
For directions and menu:

These events are being presented as part of New York Trad Fest, a new festival showcasing the finest in traditional music, dance, and song in New York.   New York Trad Fest will take place on Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20, 2013, will feature local masters of traditional Irish, bluegrass and “old-timey” American music and will culminate in a showcase concert on Saturday the 19th at Connolly’s Klub 45 (121 West 45th Street).  For more information about events and times, visit


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