Booking CFS Concerts


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Oct 7   Birch Pereira and the expanded Gin Joints Combo with sax and trumpet

Oct 24 Bill Staines with Mike and Carleen McCornack

Nov 10  Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas (with the Whiteside Theatre*)

Dec 15 WINTERDANCE, A Celtic Christmas Celebration

* see below for more mostly Celtic Concerts booked at the Whiteside Theatre

These folks want to come.

If you want to produce their show, contact Chere

Lunasa- Feb

Dervish- March

Marcy Marxer and Cathy Fink, grammy award winners on vocals, cello banjo, five-string banjo, ukulele and mandolin – March 2019

Fire and Grace classical, folk, and contemporary violin and guitar January 2019

Hanneke Cassel – Boston based fiddler

Frankie Gavin – Irish fiddler

David L Douglas– singer songwriter from Yakima

Karan Casey– incredible Irish vocalist   Nov

Sarah McQuaid– singer/songwriter from UK  fall or future

JJ Gregg  sitar player   any time

Le Vent du Nord from Quebec  sometime in 2018

JigJam from Ireland – next fall

Kevin Burke  future time


Concerts scheduled for the next 12 months at the Whiteside Theatre. 

These are co-sponsored by CFS so members can get their CFS discount.

Contact for info or to volunteer:  Rob Gandara

Heron Valley, Friday, Oct 5, 2018;  an energetic, young folk band from Scotland: 7pm $30 reserve  $20 GA

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas, Saturday, November 10, 2018  Scottish fiddle and Cello: 7pm $30 reserve  $25 GA

The Trail Band, Saturday, December 8, 2018  “dramatizing the history and music of the West”; 7pm $45 reserve  $30 GA

RUNA, Saturday, January 26, 2019  Celtic band with vocals (listen to them on iTunes); 7pm  $30 reserve  $20 GA

Outside Track, Friday February 1, 2019  Celtic/Cape Breton (including Mairi Rankin); 7pm $30 reserve  $20 GA

Socks in the Frying Pan , Thursday, February 28, 2019  a new band from Ireland, nice harmony; 7pm $30 reserve  $20 GA

Realta, Friday, March 8, 2019:  “A full bodied pipe and whistle extravaganza” Irish Music Magazine; 7 pm $30 reserve  $20 GA

Scotland’s Tannahill Weavers, Friday, April 5, 2019  “Stirring. Heartfelt. Uplifting.” ;    7 pm $30 reserve  $20 GA



Who are those folks in the Booking bar? They are performers from CFS concerts from the past few years: Hanneke Cassel, Chuck Pyle, Claudia Schmidt, Kevin Crawford (Lunasa), John McCutcheon, Rudiger Oppermann, Cillian Vallely (Lunasa) and Lissa Schneckenburger.


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