Friday, 11 December 2009

Transatlantic Sessions tour, February 2010

Following the Celtic Connections festival in Glasgow, Scotland, early in the new year, artists from the Transatlantic Sessions part of the festival will make a short tour in England and Ireland. The package consists of Shetland fiddle maestro Aly Bain and dobro legend Jerry Douglas, Nickel Creek vocalist/fiddler Sara Watkins, O brother where art thou? soundtrack star Dan Tyminski (aka the voice of George Clooney), Eddi Reader, Tim O’Brien, Darrell Scott, Karen Matheson (Capercaillie), Bruce Molsky, and Cara Dillon.

The dates in the Transatlantic Sessions tour are:

Tues. 2 Feb. Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, England
Wed. 3 Feb. The Sage, Gateshead, England
Thurs. 4 Feb. Belfast Waterfront, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Fri. 5 Feb. Birmingham Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England
Sat. 6 Feb. Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, London, England

Bruce Molsky is scheduled to play in Norway later in February: at the Rauland Music Festival (17-21 Feb.), and TBA dates with Ånon Egeland (22-3 Feb.) and with Annbjørg Lien (25-8 Feb.).