UPCOMING CELTIC SOCIETY CONCERTS

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A fascinating performance of music, song, dance and stories of seasonal Irish traditions.

Premium ticket pricing applies
Advance: Members $ Non-members $
Reservations (pay at the door): Members $ Non-Members $30.00
Door(Subject to availability): Members $28 Non-members $30.00

Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:

Tickets can also be purchased in person at More Music, Front Street, Santa Cruz

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‘A thrilling talent, marvelous technical dexterity, bold musical imagination and urgency, combining playing of breathtaking suppleness and delicacy.


Members $ Non-Members: Advance $ Door $20.00

Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:
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“Celtic music at its very best!” – Gene Shay, co-founder of the Philadelphia Folk Festival; WXPN-FM


Members $ Non-Members: Advance $ Door $23.00

Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:
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“Jim Malcolm’s voice has the complex individuality of an aged single-malt whisky” —Boston Globe


Suggested Donation: Members $ Non-Members $

Reservations: By email to Lynda Haworth or call 831-464-9778

To help the house concert host know how many seats to layout, please purchase a ticket in advance or make a reservation.

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Winner of “Folk Band of the Year” at the Scottish Traditional Music Awards


Members $ Non-Members: Advance $ Door $21.00

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“There is no doubt that this group will have an impact on the future of traditional Irish music.” - Kieran Hanrahan, Stockton’s Wing


Members $ Non-Members: Advance $ Door $21.00

Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:
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“...capable of playing with note-perfect accuracy and perfect control at nearly supersonic levels” (Irish Voice, New York)

Premium ticket pricing applies
Advance: Members $ Non-members $
Reservations (pay at the door): Members $ Non-Members $30.00
Door(Subject to availability): Members $28 Non-members $30.00

Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:
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“Three sensational fiddlers from three distinct Celtic traditions. Exhilarating fun!” Boston Herald

Premium ticket pricing applies
Advance: Members $ Non-members $
Reservations (pay at the door): Members $ Non-Members $26.00
Door(Subject to availability): Members $24 Non-members $26.00

Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:

Tickets can also be purchased in person at More Music, 512 Front Street, Santa Cruz

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"...her musical ideas are savvy and sophisticated, but her throaty, gusting style is deeply banked in the Scottish and Cape Breton traditions." -- Boston Globe


Members $ Non-Members: Advance $ Door $20.00

Reservations: call 831-464-9778 or online:

Join The Society

Concert ticket discounts.
Free CDs.

These are some of the benefits of being a member of the Celtic Society. Individual and family memberships are available, starting at $16 per year. Help us to continue to bring world class Celtic musicians to the area by becoming a member.

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Celtic Music On the Radio

Support our local radio stations by listening to shows which include Celtic music.

kzsc logo 88.1FM 'Backroads' Sunday 12pm to 2pm.
kkup logo 91.5FM Thursday 7AM to 10AM, Friday 3pm to 6pm.
kpig logo 107.5FM 'Please Stand By' Sunday 10am - 12pm.

Host A House Concert!

If you or a friend would be interested in hosting house concerts in the Santa Cruz area, please contact Bob Breheny by e-mail at concertdirector@celticsociety.org.

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