The Celtic Junction

Weaving the traditions of Dance, Music, Art & Language

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836 Prior Avenue
St. Paul, MN, 55104


Norah Rendell with Brian Miller, Randy Gosa and Dáithí Sproule, Jan 31


This concert will be a wonderful night of rare and moving traditional songs from her new album, "Spinning Yarns", carefully handpicked from sources from Ireland and Canada. Formerly the lead singer of acclaimed UK-based band, The Outside Track, Norah Rendell will be joined by some of the best traditional accompanists around at this concert; Brian Miller (Bua, Songs of the Northwoods) on guitar and bouzouki, Milwaukee-based Randy Gosa on mandola and guitar and Dáithí Sproule (Altan, Trian) on guitar and harmony vocals. [More]

The 16th Annual Minnesota State Sacred Harp Winter Singing, Feb 7

This year, the Winter Sacred Harp Singing is being held at Triune Masonic Temple at 1898 Iglehart Avenue, Saint Paul from 9:30am-3:00pm. Directions from The Celtic Junction: Go south on Prior until you get to Iglehart Avenue (about five blocks south of 94, one block north of Marshall). Turn left on Iglehart and go one block to the intersection of Iglehart and Howell, and the temple is on your right. 

Minnesota Celtic Fiddlers, Feb 8

Looking to learn some new tunes? Interested in adding to your repertoire of techniques? Do you seek performance options in addition to participating in sessions?  We are the Minnesota Celtic Fiddlers and we'd like you to join us for our meeting! [More]

Éigse CIM, A Gaela Event, Feb 21


The Center for Irish Music and Tom Crann, host of "All Things Considered" on MPR News, invite you to dress up in your finest, bring your friends and join us at the Celtic Junction for Éigse CIM, A Gaela Event. [More]



Highland Traditions, March 7


Presenting the finest in Highland piping, drumming, and dancing. Andrew Lewis and Mike Breidenbach will take turns playing traditional and modern bagpipe music from the 1400's all the way to present day with Mike performing several of his own compositions. [[More]

Paddy O’Brien, Nathan Gourley, and Dáithí Sproule launch their new CD, BRIGHT AND EARLY, Apr 17


This long-awaited recording features the stellar accordion/fiddle duet of Paddy O’Brien and Nathan Gourley, and tuneful accompaniment by Dáithí Sproule. This CD release concert will offer a delightful mixture of stories and rare traditional music from the new album, “Bright and Early,” which features tunes carefully handpicked from the likes of legendary Irish music masters such as Tommy Potts, Paddy Fahey, Ed Reavy, Michael Coleman, and John Doherty), soulfully reinterpreted by Paddy and Nathan. [More]

The Celtic Junction is an all ages venue.
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