Danú

A St. Patrick's Day Celebration

Thursday, March 17 @ 8 pm

CONCERT HALL


PHOTO BY JOHN D. KELLY

“ … a vibrant mix of virtuosity, energy, and empathy.” 

The Washington Post

One of the leading ensembles of traditional music in Ireland, Danú returns to the Forbes Center for a high-energy St. Patrick Day celebration featuring a mix of ancient Irish music and fresh, new songs. Direct from County Waterford, this spirited band is known for its authentic interpretations, riveting performances and jaw-dropping talent. For two decades, Danú has been performing for a growing base of fans worldwide, demonstrating its mastery of traditional Celtic instruments complemented by breathtaking vocals. With seven critically acclaimed albums, Danú “stirs the blood and lifts the heart,” (Irish Music Magazine) transporting audiences of all ages through an unforgettable musical journey. JMU’s Madison Singers will sing a few select numbers with Danú in this concert. www.danu.net


HIGHLIGHTS


  • The Havana Cuba All-Stars bring the music of their rich culture to America for the first time!



  • Renowned British actor Julian Sands delivers a solo tour-de-force in "A Celebration of Harold Pinter" 



  • Experience masterful musicianship by the Grammy-nominated National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine!