Magical Strings performs lively arrangements of traditional music on Celtic harp, hammered dulcimer, whistles, concertina and accordion augmented by champion Irish dancers from the Tara Academy, along with soulful original compositions inspired by their journeys to Ireland and beyond.
Described by the Washington Post as "sonically gorgeous," they will carry you to sublime realms with ancient airs and their own unique compositions, have you dancing to lively jigs and reels and share stories and selections from their newest CDs Fairy Wind and Lullaby for a Souls Journey. Philip and Pam Boulding who have toured worldwide for over 40 years and recorded 22 albums, will perform on their own hand-crafted Celtic harps and hammered dulcimers along with whistles, button accordion, concertina and more.
About Magical Strings
Since 1978 Philip and Pam Boulding have drawn a loyal following worldwide, captivated by their energetic arrangements of Celtic music and their own engaging compositions, intertwining Celtic roots with classical and world music influences. They have performed throughout the United States, Canada, Ireland and Japan, toured and recorded with Dan Fogelberg, appeared
on Garrison Keillors A Prairie Home Companion, and recorded 22 albums on four labels. They have been touring for 40 years, including their tradition of Celtic Yuletide Concerts with their five children and grandchildren who perform with them on violin and cello, Irish step dancing and more. Philip and Pam also design and build Celtic harps for an international clientele, run the School of Magical Strings and host the Magic Hill Summer Harp Camp at their beautiful 5-acre home in the Pacific Northwest overlooking the Puget Sound. Their newest CDs Fairy Wind and Lullaby for a Souls Journey will be available at all of their shows. It is also available for download at http://cdbaby.com/cd/magicalstrings where you can listen to sound clips of every track.
Some of the harps on which Philip performs will be available for sale to an interested member of the audience.
For more details, please visit www.magicalstrings.com.
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1211 Fourth Street
Snohomish, WA 98290
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