Bays and Coyne: Irish fiddle, Bouzouki and Song

Friday Feb 15, 2019

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901 Edith Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
US

Phone: 505-506-0820
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$10-$20

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

Jim Crowley

Phone: 9152597158
Website: Click to Visit

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Enjoy the passionate music of Ireland with support by local Albuquerque rising stars Grace Broadhead and Scott Estes.

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Bays & Coyne - Irish fiddle & bouzouki & songs

Support by local Albuquerque rising star Grace Broadhead and Scott Estes

Randal Bays & John Coyne bring power and passion to the traditional music of Ireland, playing the old music with an intensity not usually heard outside of a late night pub session in Ireland. Fiddle tunes… the reels and the jigs that are the hallmark of the Irish tradition, plus a great selection of songs, a few stories (some true), often a guest musician or dancer jumping in… all of this delivered with a heartfelt wish to share this magnificent tradition with their audience. Randal lives in Seattle and has been seriously obsessed with Irish fiddle music for… well, let’s say a very long time. He’s recorded and toured in the US, Ireland and Europe with Martin Hayes, Daithí Sproule James Kelly and many more. As Fiddler Magazine says, “Randal Bays is one of the finest Irish fiddlers one could ever hope to hear.” John Coyne hails from Limerick, Ireland and has been resident in Boston for some years. His excellent bouzouki playing and fine singing have made him the “first call” accompanist for many great traditional musicians including Mary McNamara, Mickey Dunne and Frankie Gavin.

Randal and John playing live: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1bEOZ2JAHSg

Online ticket sales : https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4062707

Tickets: $20 adults , $10 for kids under-12