A little heads up about this weekend See the Launch: SUMMER TOUR KICKOFF CONCERT June 25, 2010 Pearl River, N Y
See the Launch of the first in the series of the Midwest Summer concert Tour.
Girsa (pronounced “gershah”), which is Gaelic for “girls” is the coming together of 8 to 12 young second generation Irish American "New York" young ladies. America's most prolific Irish Musicians and Performers, between all of them:
Maeve Flanagan- fiddle, whistle, sucka m.c
Deirdre Brennan- fiddle, mandolin, vocals
Pamela Geraghty- accordion, guitar, vocals
Emily McShane- piano, guitar, vocals, bodhran
Blaithin Loughran- accordion
Bernadette Flanagan- piano, bodhran
Margaret Dudasik- fiddle, vocals
Kristen McShane- fiddle
Lindsay Buteux- concertina
Sarah Buteux- fiddle
Neidin Loughran- tin whistle
Their precocity and passion combine impressively on their recently
self-issued, self-titled debut recording (http://www.girsamusic.com/),
which sold out its first run of a thousand copies in less than two months.
Girsa released well in excess of 100 tunes half way around the globe and held several successful performances in their hometown and Eastern Region,USA now---- the group join forces and give you "GIRSA MIDWEST SUMMER TOUR".
Kick Off Concert in Pearl River NY on June 25th, 2010
With debut release due to follow, this is the first of several Show Tour Dates showcasing this
successful partnership and group of young performers.
On Ellis Island, Girsa shot a video of "Immigrant Eyes," the album's opening track, Girsa also plays a total of 20 instruments on the recording.
This is one of the most beautiful videos, music and lyrics.........
It touched my heart as I'm sure it will touch all of yours..........