P.V. O’Donnell Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann session with Jerry O’Sullivan
MILFORD >> Special guest Jerry O’Sullivan (uilleann pipes) will join the P.V. O’Donnell Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann session for an evening of traditional Irish music Thursday, Jan. 15, 7:45 p.m., at St. Gabriel Parish Hall, 26 Broadway, Admission is free (BYOB). Musicians, dancers, singers and guests are welcomed.
O’Sullivan is a gifted ambassador of the Irish uilleann bagpipe, known for its subtlety and expression, touring extensively in the United States, Europe, Japan and Israel. His mastery of the instrument, traditional knowledge and versatility make him America’s premier uilleann piper. Deeply appreciation of his own teachers and mentors, Jerry is dedicated to passing on the instrument’s beauty and intricacies through teaching in the U.S. and other countries.
In addition to his own recordings, Jerry has appeared on more than 90 albums and has performed or recorded with artists such as The Boston Pops, Paul Winter, James Galway, Dolly Parton, Eileen Ivers, and many others.
Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann (CCE), founded in 1951 in Ireland, promotes Irish traditional music, song, dance and language. Today there are 415 branches worldwide and over two million people attend Comhaltas functions each year.
For more information on the session call Tim Quinn at 203-257-8737.