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Transatlantic Sessions Tour

​Originated as a Scottish television series, Transatlantic Sessions blends together the finest Celtic and American musicians into one amazing night of music. On Friday 28th April, the Transatlantic Sessions 2017 USA tour begins in North Wilkesboro, NC finishing in New York on 4th May. The music directors Jerry Douglas and Shetland fiddler legend, Aly Bain, will lead the all-star backup band composed of Phil Cunningham, James Mackintosh, John McCuker and Donald Shaw from Scotland, Englishman Michael McGoldrick, John Doyle from Ireland, and Americans Russ Barenburg and Daniel Kimbro. An array of amazing special guests will also join the line-up at many of the shows.

All listings, special guests & ticket links can be found below…



April 28: NORTH WILKESBORO, NC
MERLEFEST - http://merlefest.org/purchase/

Special Guests:
Sarah Jarosz
Karen Matheson
Joe Newberry
Maura O’Connell
Declan O’Rourke
James Taylor

MAY 1: ALEXANDRIA, VA (WASHINGTON, DC)
The Birchmere – http://www.birchmere.com/calendar/

Special Guests:
Milk Carton Kids
Maura O’Connell
Declan O’Rourke
Karen Matheson
Jerry Douglas

May 2: GLENSIDE, PA (Philly)
KESWICK THEATRE – http://www.keswicktheatre.com/events/detail/333149

Special Guests:
Mary Chapin Carpenter
Rodney Crowell
Alison Krauss
Karen Matheson
Milk Carton Kids
Declan O’Rourke

May 3: BOSTON, MA
ORPHEUM THEATRE – http://bit.ly/2p8IHiu

Special Guests:
Mary Chapin Carpenter
Rosanne Cash
Aoife O’Donovan
Declan O’Rourke
Karen Matheson
Milk Carton Kids
John Paul White

May 4: NEW YORK, NY
TOWN HALL THEATRE – http://www.townhalltheater.org/

Special Guests:
Mary Chapin Carpenter
Rosanne Cash
Sarah Jarosz
Karen Matheson
Aoife O’Donovan
Declan O’Rourke
John Paul White