PCG UPCOMING EVENTS & ACTIVITIES _______________________________________________________ Thursday, November 16, 2023 at 8:00pm The Philadelphia Ceili Group is thrilled to present Kevin Burke in Concert! Online are no longer available Limited tickets available at the door $35 at the door (no member discount) Students (with ID) $25 children 17 and under - Free For more information about Kevin and his remarkable career go to: PERFORMER INFO _____________________________________________________________________________________ Sunday, December 3rd 2023 3:00pm - 5:00pm Doimnic Mac Giolla Bhríde in Concert Advance tickets sold online only $15 for PCG members $20 for non-members TICKETS Day of the Show Tickets $25 at the door WORKSHOP STARTS AT 1PMSHOW STARTS AT 3PM Doimnic Mac Giolla Bhríde is a singer, composer, sean-nós song researcher, and a multi-instrumentalist, performing across Europe, North America and Japan. An Irish speaker from the Donegal Gaeltacht, he won the prestigious Corn Uí Riada sean-nós singing competition in 2009. The latest of his five CDs, Sona do Cheird, won NÓS 2016 album of the year. Others include Guaillimh a' chéile with Scottish musician, Griogar Labhraidh. Doimnic gives masterclasses internationally, has produced three children's songbooks, including the first ever pop-up songbook to be made in Ireland, and is the director of two Gaelic choirs. He holds a1st-class Hons BMus, and an MA in Music Performance. Workshop 1:00pm - 2:30pm $25 pre-registration encouraged but not required: https://forms.gle/jF4hS7LGB9tAaeau5 In this workshop Doimnic will discuss the legacy of Fr. Dan Murphy, who collected hundreds of Gaeilge songs from Gaeilge speakers (mostly Donegal, Mayo and Galway) who moved to Philadelphia after the famine until 1935. He will teach a song from Fr. Murphy collection and along with a simpler song, for those not familiar with sean-nós singing. He will discuss the origins of sean-nós singing and other topics that participants might find interesting.