Photo Credit: Holst Photography
Currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, the Irish band Danú features lead vocalist Nell Ní Chróinín and an ensemble of fiddle, flutes, button accordion, percussion and pipes. Inspired by centuries-old holiday traditions, the program, “An Emerald Isle Christmas,” encapsulates Celtic festivities through lively music and accompanying guest step dancers. Prior to Danú’s performance, at 5:30 p.m., the nearby Georgia Museum of Art will host Make It an Evening with complimentary Jittery Joe’s coffee, slices of Cecilia Villaveces’ cakes and a gallery tour. Additionally, a pre-concert talk with a member of Danú will be held in Ramsey Concert Hall at 6:45 p.m.
UGA Presents brings Irish traditional music band Danú for a holiday performance. Lead vocalist Nell Ní Chróinín and a band of virtuoso Celtic musicians on fiddle, flutes, button accordion, percussion and pipes will be accompanied by Irish step dancers. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.