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Frankie Gavin (De Dannan), and Gerry O'Beirne (Double Bill)
The Burren Backroom
Somerville, MA
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Frankie Gavin (De Dannan), and Gerry O'Beirne (Double Bill)
Frankie Gavin hardly needs an introduction to our audience.  As a founding member of the seminal De Dannan of course, he is in the Hall of Fame for trad music already.  What a fun night this promises to be.

Frankie Gavin...take a look...

Songwriter Gerry O'Beirne is a master of the six and twelve string and many other instruments. His songshave been recorded by Mary Black, Maura OConnell, Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh and many others. He has with, Patrick Street, Midnight Well, Andy M. Stewart, Kevin Burke, Andy Irvine, the Waterboys and The Sharon Shannon Band. I love his latest album, Swimming The Horses, a collection of songs and music written on the Dingle Peninsula where he lives and played for us last year during a WGBH tour. Just brill.  

The Burren Backroom series is now well established as one of the most sought-after boutique series of trad presentation in the world.  It has already created already dozens of memorable, intimate, informal presentations held in a truly atmospheric space which was founded by well-known traditional musicians Tommy McCarthy and Louise Costello in Davis Square, Somerville, Massachusetts.  

Hosted by Brian O'Donovan of A Celtic Sojourn on WGBH radio, these gatherings feature core performers from many aspects of traditional music as well as special guests, and conversations around the music.  As is the custom of the Burren, it is anticipated informal and dynamic post concert sessions will be a feature.

Ticket prices vary and there is a $5 discount for WGBH Members.  If you are a member, send an e-mail to celtic@wgbh.org and we will send you the code.

Seating is VERY limited and these events have been selling out, so get your tickets today!


The Burren Backroom (View)
247 Elm Street, Davis Square
Somerville, MA 02144
United States



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