• $20.00 – recommended donation

Date & Time Details: Doors open at 3:00pm Concert 3:30- 5:30

Location: Heartwood Refuge and Retreat Center - Dharma Hall

Address: 159 Osceola Rd Hendersonville NC

Contact:
registrar
retreat@heartwoodrefuge.org
828-356-5568

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Celtic ConFusion Concert in celebration of St Patrick’s Day

with Aoife Clancy and Bill Elliott

March 15, 2020

Celtic ConFusion is…

  • A harmonious blend of voices and instruments.
  • Audience involved, music centered performance.
  • An eclectic blend of Celtic, select Contemporary, Old Standards, Folk, Originals and Spoken Word.
  • An Experience.“Bill and Aoife continually amaze our audience with the range of their song selection – from quiet Irish traditional ballads, to the works of John Prine and the jazz standards of the thirties and forties.More than that, they reveal themselves as real people with whom our audiences easily relate.They’re wonderful, and we love them ! “

    Bill Garnett – Nottingham Community Church Concert Series – March 2018

Leaders

Aoife Clancy
Aoife Clancy (pronounced “Eefa”) comes from the small town of Carrick-on-Suir, in Co Tipperary, Ireland, where her musical career began at an early age. Her father Bobby Clancy of the legendary Clancy Brothers, placed a guitar in her hands at age ten, and by age fourteen she was playing with her father in nearby pubs. She moved to the States in 1992 and toured over 200  dates with the band Cherish the Ladies from NY City.  She has performed with Orchestras including the Grammy nominated Celtic Album with the Boston Pops as well as a solo appearance with the Boston…
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Bill Elliott
Bill Elliott (pronounced “Bill”) began playing guitar at the age of twelve, initially learning folk, then bluegrass, while transitioning into more contemporary music as a teenager. Bill remembers feeling the need to compose his first song at the age of 16 (although his mother has since showed him evidence of his initial attempts at the age of 5) and has been writing, singing and performing ever since. Today his repertoire and appreciation for music has extended into many musical genre’s both old and new and with the addition of Aoife in his life… Celtic! They utilize vocals, spoken word, Guitars,…
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