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2015: A year of change

2015. What a time we had! We toured New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, Ireland, and Western Canada. We started adding Celtiçity shows to our tours and offerings. We both became full time performing musicians and music teachers. Major personal milestones dotted the year, reminding us that change is the only constant and the present moment […]

It’s time to visit the present!

We’ve seen a lot of changes since the last post on this site and we have decided to make performing and music teaching our focus so you’ll see more content in this site and more opportunities to see us.

Orchestral shenanigans

Ottawa Citizen “Orchestral Shenanigans”

It’s not that far from the oboe to the tin whistle. Or from the oboe to the bagpipes, for that matter. Wendy Moore, founding member of The Celtic Rathskallions, who played the oboe in a symphony orchestra for 10 years, demonstrates the principle behind the bagpipes for thousands of schoolchildren each year.

Bahamas Tour Week

A fun day of four 40 minute performances of my Maddie Show for elementary students at Lyford Cay International School in Nassau. Performing outside in February is certainly a real treat!  

Bahamas Tour Week

Some sight seeing is one of the wonderful side perks of performance touring.  A day on the grounds of Atlantis was quite an experience!

Bahamas Tour Week

While touring my Maddie and Celtic Rathskallion shows, I find that staying in shape is important and fun (plus keeps me on track for my spring/summer triathlon race season). Daily 1 1/2 hour ocean-side runs combined with power walks plus an hour of a swim workout did the trick during this trip.  A 2 hour […]

Ireland Tour: Day 23, November 5

Homeward bound…….

Ireland Tour: Day 22, November 4

To Portlaoise Library, Co. Laois and to our final tour performance of show number 32….

Ireland Tour: Day 21, November 3

Another busy 3 show day……

Ireland Tour: Day 20, November 2

Off to a running start then on to Bunclody and Gorey, Co. Wexford…..

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Up Next

  • 28 Jan 2018-4 Mar 2018 Western Canada Tour MB, SK, and AB
  • 22 Feb 2018 Our Lady of the Assumption Calgary
  • 23 Feb 2018 St. William School Calgary

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