PARENTS’ NIGHT OUT GIVEAWAY: Traditional Irish Music with Danú in the Berkshires

Traditional Irish Musical Group, Danú
The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, MA
Friday, March 16th @ 8pm

Internationally acclaimed traditional Irish musical group, Danú, comes to at the Colonial Theatre on Friday, March 16th at 8pm to ring in St. Patrick’s Day. At the forefront of the Irish music scene, Danú takes its audiences on a musical journey to their native Ireland, offering a moving and memorable concert experience not to be missed. Enter to win tickets for a parents' night out in the Berkshires. Deadline to enter to win: 3/14th @ 7pm (EST).

Continuing our Parents’ Night Out promotions, Hilltown Families has a pair of tickets to giveaway to one very lucky couple to ring in St. Patrick’s Day with internationally acclaimed traditional Irish musical group, Danú, on Friday, March 16th at 8pm at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, MA on Friday, March 16th at 8pm - a night out in the heart of the Berkshires!

Win a pair of tickets and take your spouse, partner or good friend for a night out. Deadline to enter to win: Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 at 7pm (EST). More details below.

ABOUT DANU

Named after an ancient Irish goddess, Danú is at the forefront of the traditional Irish music scene. Having toured extensively throughout the world, Danú takes its audiences on a musical journey to their native Ireland, offering a moving and memorable concert experience.

Danú’s standing room only concerts throughout Ireland are truly amazing events, featuring high-energy performances and a glorious mix of ancient Irish music and new repertoire. According to The Washington Post, Danú is a “vibrant mix of virtuosity, energy, and empathy.”

For over a decade, Danú’s virtuosi players on flute, tin whistle, fiddle, button accordion, bouzouki, and vocals (Irish and English), have performed around the globe and recorded seven critically acclaimed albums. Their live DVD, One Night Stand, was filmed at Vicar St. Dublin. Winners of numerous awards from the BBC and Irish Music Magazine, Danú has toured throughout Europe, the Middle East and North America with stops at The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, Symphony Space in New York City and major concert engagements in the United Kingdom, India, Israel and across Europe. Danú’s popular recordings are available on the Shanachie label and live performances are often broadcast on NPR, the CBC and the BBC. – www.danu.net

HOW TO WIN

Your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Danú in concert, at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, MA on Friday, March 16th at 8pm is as easy as 1-2-3 (4)!   To enter win simply:

  1. KINDLY CONSIDER SHARING THIS PAGE ON FACEBOOK BY SELECTING “LIKE” BELOW
  2. TELL US HOW HILLTOWN FAMILIES CONNECTS YOU WITH EVENTS IN THE BERKSHIRES and be sure to tell us your
  3. FULL NAME (first/last) and where you
  4. LIVE (TOWN/STATE) must include your town to be eligible.
  5. ACCURATE EMAIL (we never share your email address)
  6. We’ll randomly draw two winners and will share the results below.

IT’S THAT SIMPLE! — Deadline to enter to win: Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 at 7pm (EST).  Read the rest of this entry »

HFVS Reel & Jig Episode (Radio Show/Podcast)

Listen to Podcast:

REEL & JIG EPISODE

Saturday from 9-10am & Sunday from 7-8am
March 19th, 2009
WXOJ LP – 103.3 FM – Valley Free Radio
Northampton, MA


New Podcasts ♦ Archived Podcasts Subscribe to Podcast
Radio  Facebook Twitter

PLAYLIST

  • Bill Harley – “Sick of Sick” [The Teacher’s Lounge]
  • The Jimmies – “Googlie Mooglie” [Make Your Own Someday]
  • Shel Silverstein – “Sick” [Where the Sidewalk Ends]
  • Justin Roberts – “Doctor, Doctor” [Way Out]
  • Billy Jonas – “Wake Up Suite” [Happy Accidents]Music
  • Billy Jonas – “Gotta Get Up” [Happy Accidents]Music
  • Billy Jonas – “Two Minute Shower” [Happy Accidents]Music
  • Billy Jonas – “Eat Something” [Happy Accidents]Music
  • Billy Jonas – “Brush Your Teeth” [Happy Accidents]Music
  • Billy Jonas – “Totally Ready To Go” [Happy Accidents]Music
  • Station Id: Steve Weeks [www.steveweeksmusic.com]
  • Bill Harley – “I Love My Sister” [There’s A Pea On My Plate]
  • Bill Harley – “You’re in Trouble” [Play it Again]
  • Karan Casey – “The Silkie Song” [20 Great Kids Songs]
  • Ben Rudnick & Friends – “John’s Jig” [A Frog Named Sam]Music
  • Gerald Trimble – “The York Reel/Dancing” [Celtic Odyssey]
  • Station Id: The Harmonica Pocket [www.harmonicapocket.com]
  • Ben Rudnick & Friends – “Ben’s Jig” [A Frog Named Sam]Music
  • Boilermaker Jazz – “Band Four Leaf Clover” [Jazz Baby]
  • Lunasa – “Goodbye Miss Goodavich / Rosie’s Reel” [Otherworld]
  • Willie & Lobo – “Rita’s Jig” [Wild Heart]
  • Boilermaker Jazz Band – “Four Leaf Clover” [Jazz Baby]
  • Billy Jonas – “Knock Knock ” [Happy Accidents]Music

%d bloggers like this: