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Declan O’Rourke: Chronicles of the Great Irish Famine

February 17 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

$35.0035.00

“O’Rourke mines the darkest corners…of the Irish famine with a sensitivity that animates a raft of highly personal stories.” — The Irish Times

Declan O’Rourke: Chronicles of the Great Irish Famine in association with the Irish Arts Center NYC. Acclaimed Irish singer-songwriter Declan O’Rourke (“Gallileo”) makes his Isis Music Hall debut with a live performance of his epic song cycle Chronicles of the Great Irish Famine, performed with an eight-piece all-star folk & trad ensemble, including John Sheahan (The Dubliners), Dermot Byrne (Altan), Caitriona Frost (Celtic Woman), and Cillian Vallely (Lúnasa). Winner of a 2018 RTÉ Radio One Folk Award and inspired by O’Rourke’s own family history, Chronicles is an empathic portrait of the forgotten and a vivid musical evocation of Ireland through the incomprehensible hardship of the Great Famine.

Details

Date:
February 17
Time:
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$35.0035.00
Website:
http://isisasheville.com/event/declan-orourke-chronicles-great-irish-famine/

Venue

Isis Restaurant & Music Hall
743 Haywood Rd.
Asheville, 28806
Phone:
828.575.2737
Website:
isisasheville.com/

Organizer

Isis Music Hall
Phone:
(828) 575-2737
Email:
info@isisasheville.com
Website:
http://isisasheville.com