Bangbrolly in Concert
Sunday, October 10th, 2021, 3pm
Traditional Irish music performed by a five piece band.
Admission is free
Traditional Irish and Celtic music will be performed by Bangbrolly at the Long Lake Town Hall, 1204 Main Street, Long Lake on Sunday, October 10th, 2021 at 3 p.m. Enjoy a concert of traditional Irish Music featuring the sounds of cittern, guitar, fiddler, vocals, Irish flute. Irish Music in a genre of folk music developed in Ireland and has endured through the ages. With timeless sounds and harkening back to a simpler time, guests will be stopping their feet and joining in the fun at the Long Lake Town Hall.
Bangbrolly’s unique line-up pulls from a collective of talented musicians familiar with the landscapes of Vermont and the Adirondacks rollicking with the traditional stylings, harmonies, and the sounds of Ireland.
Doug Riley, from Essex Junction Vermont has just released a solo CD of Celtic Music. Doug is an accomplished musician with turns in Bangbrolly at the cittern, guitar and vocals and Doug has performed in a multitude of Celtic groups over the years.
Jamie Savage, an Adirondack-based singer-songwriter and musician specializes in folk, folk rock, Celtic and traditional music.
Rick Kovacs is the fiddler in the group. He plays all forms of Celtic Music on his five-string acoustic/electric violin. In the nineties Rick, his wife Angie and Doug played together as North Country Fair, a traditional music group, out of Burlington, Vermont.
Riczi Kovacs plays Irish flute, guitar, synthesizer and tin whistles and provides back up harmonies for Doug and Jamie. Rounding out Bangbrolly includes the talents of Angie Oliver. Angie will join in as a special guest for a few guest selections at the performance.
Katrina Sheats, Crane School graduate and Choral Teacher at Clifton Fine School in Star Lake will be singing and performing with the band.
This is a free event. Guests are strongly encouraged to wear masks and social distance in the main hall. Windows will be open, so the weather is chilly outside, guests are encouraged to layer up. The Long Lake Town Hall is one of the oldest buildings in the community and doubles as a meeting space and theatrical venue and is located at 1204 Main Street, Long Lake, NY 12847.
This project is made possible with the funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts.
Bangbrolly in Concert