Outreach College presents Danu, traditional music and song from Ireland

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Posted: Jan 16, 2014


UH Mānoa's Outreach College presents a performance by Danú, featuring traditional music and song from Ireland. Hailing from historic County Waterford, Danú is one of the leading traditional Irish ensembles of today. Their standing room only concerts throughout Ireland are true events featuring high-energy performances and a glorious mix of ancient Irish music and new repertoire. 

The performance will be held on Sunday, March 23, at 4 p.m. in Orvis Auditorium. It is part of a Performing Arts Presenters of Hawai'i tour. Partial funding has been provided by the Hawaiʻi State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Western States Arts Federation and the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Student Activities Program Fee board.

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.

Tickets are $10 to $30 and are available online at www.etickethawaii.com, by phone at 944-2697, or visit UH Ticket outlets (Stan Sheriff Center and the UH Mānoa Campus Center ticket office), service charges apply. For more information call 956-8246.

For more information, visit: http://www.outreach.hawaii.edu/community/