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Danú: Christmas in Ireland

Thursday, December 12 @ 8 pm SOLD OUT

CONCERT HALL


"... a vibrant mix of virtuosity, energy, and empathy."
The Washington Post

One of the leading ensembles of traditional music in Ireland, Danú brings a heartwarming and high-energy Celtic Christmas celebration to the Forbes Center. Direct from County Waterford, this spirited band is known for its authentic interpretations, riveting performances and jaw-dropping talent. “A spirit-raising concoction,” raves The Irish Times. For more than a decade, Danú has been performing for a growing base of fans worldwide, demonstrating its mastery of traditional Celtic instruments complemented by breathtaking vocals. Bring the whole family to experience this spectacular holiday concert featuring traditional Irish songs spanning many centuries. JMU's Treble Chamber Choir will join Danú to sing a few select numbers on the program. www.danu.net


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