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Maggie's Boots playing "Jenny Picking Cockles"

About

Melissa Brun

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Melissa Brun is a Philadelphia area cellist and educator. She has traveled across the country as a founding member of chamber-folk sextet, The Sound Accord, and is much in demand as a freelance musician, recording artist, and teacher. Melissa brings a unique accompanying style to traditional music, both percussive and melodic. 

Hollis Payer

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Hollis has graced the Philadelphia Irish music scene for 25 years, playing concerts, ceilis, sessions, and festivals throughout the area.  She teaches traditional fiddling styles and runs a popular tune learning class at Philadelphia's Irish Center.

Rob Curto

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Rob Curto is a piano accordionist, pianist and composer originally from New York City. Recognized for his work introducing audiences around the world to traditional Brazilian music, he has taken to the diatonic button accordion, or "box", and to Irish traditional music with the "zeal of the convert". As co-leader of his group Matuto, Rob has spent the last decade traveling extensively, to far regions, accordion in tow. 

Audio

Crooked Road to Dublin and the Foxhunter's Reel, recorded LIVE at EARTH, in the Mt. Airy section of Philadelphia!

Events

Friday, 10/4

First Friday Session, sponsored by Philadelphia Ceili Group

8:00 pm

Commodore Barry Club, 6815 Emlen St. Philadelphia, PA 19119

Event Details

Friday, 10/4

First Friday Session, sponsored by Philadelphia Ceili Group

All are welcome to play or listen!

8:00 pm

Commodore Barry Club, 6815 Emlen St. Philadelphia, PA 19119

Sunday, 10/6

Maggie's Boots at Earth!

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Earth-Bread+Brewery, 7136 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19119

Event Details

Sunday, 10/6

Maggie's Boots at Earth!

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Earth-Bread+Brewery, 7136 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19119

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