Thursday, December 21, 2017, 7:30pm
A Celtic Solstice
A trio of gifted multi-instrumentalists, Skylark presents a riveting performance of Celtic music. After years of touring the world independently, the three close friends finally decided to collaborate. Their debut album, Tunes and Songs from Celtic Lands, was released in 2014 to great acclaim. With Seán Heely on fiddle; Elise Kress on flute and pennywhistle; and Zan McLeod on guitar and bouzouki, Skylark delights with an electrifying blend of traditional and contemporary Celtic sounds, transporting audiences to the lush Emerald Isle.
- Seán Heely is a U.S National Scottish Fiddle Champion as well as an award winning Irish Fiddler and was a featured soloist with the Virginia International Tattoo in Norfolk, VA.
- Elise Kress won a Wammie for Best Celtic Album of the Year with her solo record Present, Past and Future.
- Zan McLeod’s impressive resume includes international tours with members of The Chieftains and the Red Clay Ramblers.
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