The Barra MacNeils: An East Coast Christmas, Saturday Dec. 15, 2012 at Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto
THE BARRA MACNEILS: An East Coast Christmas
Jimmy Rankin, Alan Doyle (of Great Big Sea),
David Myles, Meaghan Smith
Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto
Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 8PM
Tickets: $29.50 - $69.50
Tickets on sale now
For tickets call 416 872 4255, buy online: http://masseyhall.com/eventdetail/1261
Or visit the Roy Thomson Hall Box Office (60 Simcoe St, Toronto, ON)
“One of the best five Christmas albums of all time!” - Globe & Mail
“A treasure of the East Coast, rich with tradition and unmatched in ensemble performance” -Halifax Daily News
Marking their 25th anniversary, the six MacNeil siblings, one of the most admired names in Celtic music today, performs in a special An East Coast Christmas celebration at Roy Thomson Hall on December 15, 2012.
Hosting fellow East Coasters including multi-award winners Jimmy Rankin, Alan Doyle (of Great Big Sea), David Myles, and Meaghan Smith, The Barra MacNeils - An East Coast Christmas mixes traditional MacNeil family favourites from Christmas ceilidhs, midnight masses and other festive favourites of the holiday season.
The family group is deeply rooted in Celtic music, culture, dance, language and history. Together with their acclaimed musical guests, they’ll bring the East Coast to Toronto’s Roy Thomson Hall, with popular song, extraordinary musicianship on a wide variety of acoustic, stringed, percussion and wind instruments blended with step dancing, storytelling, in a joyous evening suitable for the entire family.
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