Celtic Trio plays Tues. in Easton
The Skylark Celtic Trio, a group that plays Celtic and contemporary music, will perform from 12:15 to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14, as part of Carpe Diem Arts’ free lunchtime performance series at the Talbot County Senior Center.
EASTON — The Skylark Celtic Trio, a group that plays Celtic and contemporary music, will perform from 12:15 to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14, as part of Carpe Diem Arts’ free lunchtime performance series at the Talbot County Senior Center.
The trio has played everywhere from the Kennedy Center to the Birchmere, from New York to Paris.
Featuring fiddle, flute, guitar, bouzouki, pennywhistle and vocals, Skylark released its first album, “Tunes and Songs from Celtic Lands,” in March 2014. Featuring Seán Heely on fiddle and vocals, Elise Kress on flute, pennywhistle and vocals, and Zan McLeod on guitar and bouzouki.
Seán Heely (fiddle and vocals) is at home in a variety of genres, including classical, Scottish, Irish, bluegrass and gypsy swing. He is a U.S National Scottish Fiddle champion and an award-winning Irish fiddler.
Elise Kress (flute, pennywhistle and vocals) has received acclaim for her singing and playing at the Studio Theatre, the Atlas Theatre, the Kennedy Center, Strathmore Hall, the Birchmere and more. Her album, “Present, Past and Future,” won the Wammie award for Best Celtic Album of the Year.
Zan McLeod’s (guitar and bouzoukia) musical credentials span many genres and influences. He has performed across the globe with musicians from The Chieftains to the Red Clay Ramblers.
This program is made possible by the support of the Talbot County Arts Council with revenues provided by the Maryland State Arts Council, and by the Mid-Shore Community Foundation, Dock Street Foundation, Brookletts Place, the Artistic Insights Fund, and by individual contributions to the Carpe Diem Arts Outreach Fund/MSCF.
These monthly 45-minute performances are free and open to the public. Lunch is available at noon with advance reservations for $2.75. RSVP by calling 410822-2869 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Skylark Celtic Trio will perform Tuesday, Nov. 14, at the Talbot County Senior Center.