The Celtic/Folk/World music duo Four Shillings Short are coming to town! Join us for this FREE concert on Tuesday, November 7 at 6 pm as Four Shillings Short performs
The Celtic/Folk/World music duo Four Shillings Short are coming to town!
Join us for this FREE concert on Tuesday, November 7 at 6 pm as Four Shillings Short performs at the Crested Butte Community School. This show is sponsored by the CB Library, CB Friends of the Library, and the CBCS Enrichment program.
The delightfullysurprising collection of songs and sounds this husband/wife act create, while stretching the limits of Celtic and Folk music by stirring in generous amounts of Indian Ragas and Medieval flavorings via some of the tastiest sitar playing this side of Ravi Shankar” (Valpariso Times, IN) “bring musical diversity, captivating storytelling and humorous side notes to create an amazing show.” (Labyrinth
Café/Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Four Shillings Short, are the husband/wife duo of Aodh Og O’Tuama from Cork, Ireland and Christy Martin from California, who perform Traditional and Original music from the Celtic lands, Medieval & Renaissance Europe, India and the Americas on a fantastic array of instruments (over 30) including Hammered & Mountain Dulcimer, Mandolin, Mandola, Bouzouki, Tinwhistles, Recorders, Medieval and Renaissance Woodwinds, North Indian Sitar, Charango,
Bowed Psaltery, Banjo, Bodhran, Guitar, Percussion, vocals and even a Krumhorn.
Touring in the US & Ireland since 1997, Four Shillings Short are independent folk-artists who perform 150 concerts a year, have released 12 recordings and live as full time Troubadours traveling from town to town performing at music festivals, theaters & performing arts centers, folk societies, libraries, house concerts and schools.
(Tuesday) 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Crested Butte Community School
818 Red Lady Ave., Crested Butte, CO 81224