The Celtic Junction

Weaving the traditions of Dance, Music, Art & Language

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836 Prior Avenue
St. Paul, MN, 55104


Norah Rendell and the Lost Forty: CD Launch for 'Spinning Yarns', Oct 3


Featuring Live Ireland’s “Best Irish Vocalist of 2011 and 2012”, Canadian singer, Norah Rendell heads up a powerful song-based trio with top-notch multi-instrumentalists, Brian Miller and Randy Gosa. Inspired by Celtic traditions from Newfoundland to Minnesota, Norah Rendell and the Lost Forty unearth heirloom songs with Irish-American and Canadian roots and perform them with passion and nuance. [More]

The Murphy Beds in Concert, Oct 18


“their great feat turns out to be taking what’s best of the classic Irish folk revival without falling into any of its clichés. The resulting album bears repeated listening from start to finish, with ten beautiful, crystalline songs.” -Huffington Post

The Murphy Beds (Jefferson Hamer and Eamon O’Leary) present traditional and original folk songs with close harmonies and deft instrumental arrangements on bouzouki, guitar, and mandolin. They have performed and collaborated with artists across the folk spectrum including Beth Orton, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, Anais Mitchell, and Sam Amidon. [More]

Open the Door for Three, Oct 30


A road-tested, audience-approved, high-octane, fist-in-glove, laughing-out-loud trio of Irish musicians; including Liz Knowles (fiddle), Kieran O'Hare (uilleann pipes, whistles, flute), and Pat Broaders (bouzouki, vocals).

Dress up! Band will be choosing the best Halloween costume! [More]

Laura MacKenzie Concert and CD Launch, Nov 7


Laura MacKenzie and Dáithí Sproule will be joined by Andrea Stern on harp, the spectacular Mary Vanorny on fiddle, the versatile and mighty Michael Bissonnette on percussion and the delightful, dynamic Danielle Enblom on fiddle and stepdancing. [More]

Romanian Party with Sâmbra Oilor, Nov 21

BUY TICKETSPetrecere româneasca cu Sâmbra Oilor!

Katrina Mundinger is proud to present music and dance tunes from Romania, focusing on the region of the Banat located in the southwest of the country. Katrina will be playing the taragot, a rare instrument that she is introducing to Minnesota. Joining her in this new ensemble are Sydney Lefevre (violin), Matt Miller (bass), Natalie Nowytski (voice), Jim Parker (kontra and guitar), Eric Ray (accordion), and Jenny Schultz (cimbalom). [More]

The Celtic Junction is an all ages venue.
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