Duó (Niamh Varian-Barry and Peter Staunton
Little Sea Folk and the Maine Charitable Mechanic Association are proud partners in a brand new concert series in Portland, Maine. Once a month, an exciting folk tradition will be presented and explored in the ballroom at the historic Mechanic’s Hall in downtown Portland. The inaugural concert presents two of Ireland’s finest musicians and composers, Niamh Varian-Barry and Peter Staunton, who play under the name Duó.
Details: All ages welcome, tickets are $20 ($15 for MCMA members) and we strongly recommend purchasing in advance. Coffee/Tea/Snacks will be available for purchase.
Niamh Varian-Barry and Peter Staunton have brought together years of experience to create a powerful duet sound. Playing a mixture of Irish traditional tunes, original compositions and songs, they make full use of their instruments and voices to create dramatic soundscapes. http://www.duo.ie/ for more information.