Celebrate Christmas with the traditional Irish music of Danú


Performing Arts Series Concert: Danú, “A Christmas Gathering: Féile na Nollag”
Date: Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall
Cost: $44, $39 or $25

Hailing from historic County Waterford, the acclaimed Irish ensemble Danú will celebrate Christmas in Goshen on Tuesday, Dec. 8, by taking its audience on a musical journey to their native land during a Performing Arts Series performance in the Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall at 7:30 p.m.

After more than twenty years of performing together, their unique blend of new repertoire with ancient Irish music has continued to captivate audiences from around the world.

Featuring virtuosi on flute, tin whistle, fiddle, button accordion, bouzouki and vocals in both Irish and English, the addition of traditional Irish dance to this high-energy ensemble promises a memorable experience and perfect gift for the entire family.

The band has toured extensively throughout Europe and North America, and has performed on various broadcast stations such as National Public Radio, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and British Broadcasting Corporation, but this will be their first performance at Sauder Concert Hall.

Danú’s holiday performance, “A Christmas Gathering: Féile na Nollag,” features impressive sounds from the flute, fiddle, tin whistle, button accordion, bouzouki, both Irish and English vocals plus traditional Irish dance.

Tickets are $44, $39 and $25 and can be purchased online at www.goshen.edu/tickets or by contacting the Welcome Center at welcomecenter@goshen.edu or (574) 535-7566.