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Events

Below is a list of our scheduled upcoming events. Updates are made all the time, so be sure to check back frequently and join our mailing list! For an in-depth look at each event, please select the link or navigate to the item on the “Events & Workshops” drop-down menu.

Is there a performer you’d love to see at the Littlefield Celtic Center? Email us and let us know!

 

 

Irish Music Session
Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Musicians and music lovers alike are invited to join us for our monthly Irish session. Whether you are a musician or audience member, these sessions are free, fun community events where all are welcome!

Scottish Music Session
Sunday, September 3rd, 2017

Musicians and music lovers alike are invited to join us for our monthly Scottish session. Whether you are a musician or audience member, these sessions are free, fun community events where all are welcome!

Ken Perlman Concert
Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Superb instrumentalist, acclaimed teacher of instrumental skills, gifted performer, award-winning folklorist, Ken Perlman a pioneer of the 5-string banjo style known as “melodic clawhammer” and a master of fingerstyle guitar. He is considered one of the top clawhammer players in the world, known in particular for his skillful adaptations of Celtic tunes to the style.

Celtic Genealogy Info Session
Saturday, September 16th, 2017
Only 15 tickets left!

Have you always wondered if you have Scottish or Irish ancestors? Perhaps you do but haven’t quite figured out how to go about researching your Celtic roots. Join us for this workshop and learn more about the resources that exist in our community and beyond for researching Celtic heritage, including understanding different website subscriptions, DNA testing, local research options, and more!

Autumn Smallpipes & Fiddle Workshop
Smallpipes: Friday, September 29th – Sunday, October 1st
Fiddle: Saturday, September 30th

For pipers, join us for an exciting workshop to learn more about smallpipes, reelpipes and whistle with none other than Fred Morrison!  This year we’re also pleased to welcome back our friend Iain MacHarg from Vermont who will be joining us as a second Smallpipe/reelpipe instructor. For fiddlers, we’re pleased to present a one-day workshop on Saturday, September 30th with Scottish fiddler Brandon Vance.  Take in a four-hour workshop with Brandon from 10:00-3:00, and then finish up the workshop with some tunes with the Smallpipe/Reelpipe players at the LCC.

Fred Morrison Concert
Saturday, September 30th, 2017
Only 30 tickets left!

Join us for an evening of incredible piping with the world renowned Fred Morrison! One of the world’s most skilled and celebrated pipers, Morrison’s mastery of the great Highland bagpipes, reelpipes, Uillean pipes, and low whistle is evident through his technical virtuoso and captivating stage presence. Purchase tickets early, as this is sure to sell out!

Gaelic Language & Song Workshop
Saturday, October 14th 2017
Sold out!

Due to popular demand, we have made our Gaelic Language & Song Workshop a bi-annual event at the Littlefield Celtic Center! Designed for beginners to get their minds–and tongues–around Gaelic! Purchase your tickets soon, as this event I sure to sell out!

Tannahill Weavers Concert
Saturday, October 21st, 2017

The Tannahill Weavers are one of Scotland’s premier traditional bands. Their diverse repertoire spans the centuries with fire-driven instrumentals, topical songs, and original ballads and lullabies. Their music demonstrates to old and young alike the rich and varied musical heritage of the Celtic people.

Winter School
Pipes & Drums: February 5-9, 2018 (Weekend or 5-Day options available) 
Smallpipes & Fiddles: February 10-14, 2018 (Weekend or 5-Day options available)

Each year, we bring some of the world’s most accomplished Celtic musicians from Scotland, Ireland, Canada, and the US to teach aspiring musicians. This highly anticipated program draws students from across the country and is suitable for all skill levels and ages. It is a unique opportunity for Celtic musicians to learn from some of the greats!

Masters of Scottish Arts Concert
Friday, February 9th, 2018

Benaroya Hall comes to life with the sounds of Scotland during this wonderful February evening of colorful and exciting music and dance. You’ll hear piping, drumming and fiddling in a way that you just can’t imagine—performed by recognized masters of these instruments.