Saturday February 15, 2014, 7:30 PM
Sponsored by: Bruce & Elaine Nicholson and Glenn & Judith Works
Celebrate Celtic music in February with Lúnasa! Their blend of innovation, talent, and passion for their heritage has brought them to the forefront of Celtic music. Honored by Ireland’s Livies music awards as ‘performers of the decade’ in 2010, Lúnasa has shared their incredible sound with audiences around the world.
Lúnasa are internationally acknowledged as being the finest Irish instrumental band of recent times. They are renowned for their constant touring, having performed over 1,500 shows across the globe since the band formed in 1997. The band has appeared at internationally renowned venues such as The Hollywood Bowl, National Concert Hall, Dublin and the Sydney Opera House. In 2011 they were invited to appear at the White House.
Lúnasa’s inventive arrangements and bass driven grooves have steered Irish acoustic music into surprising new territory. The recordings have been hailed as some of the best and most important world music albums anywhere, while the blend of intelligence, innovation, virtuosity, and passion has brought them to the forefront of Celtic music.
Tickets and more information at: Edmonds Center for the Arts: http://edmondscenterforthearts.org or 425-275-9595. The Center is located at 410 4th Ave. N., Edmonds, WA 98020.