16 Jan - 2 Feb 2020
Celtic Connections

A Celebration of Women in Piping

Tickets

Buy now
Transaction Charges: £2.50 on online bookings, no transaction charges for in person bookings. Dispatch Charges: £1 for standard mail. Tickets can only be posted to UK addresses.
Date
19th Jan 2020
Time
8.00pm
Price
£16.50* includes booking fee
Age restrictions
Under 14s should be accompanied by an adult
Seating Type
Seated
Where
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Strathclyde Suite
Celtic Connections 2020

Building on Limerick-born uilleann piper Louise Mulcahy’s extensive research into her female forebears on the instrument, this special collaborative show comprehensively demolishes macho bagpipe stereotypes, with an all-women line-up representing diverse traditions and territories. Also on the Irish side, Mulcahy is joined by Cork native Máire Ní Ghráda, with Glasgow’s Sheila Friel (of Friel Sisters fame) and Londoner Marion McCarthy representing the wider diaspora. From South Uist, Alana MacInnes plays both Highland pipes and smallpipes, while fellow Scot Robyn Ada McKay draws on Cape Breton and Irish as well as home-grown influences. Completing the line-up, Breton-born Enora Morice is an award-winning member of Shotts & Dykehead Caledonia Pipe Band.

Venue details

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Strathclyde Suite
G2 3NY
Go to venue