Gerry O'Connor and Richard Mandel

Gerry O'Connor and Richard Mandel

Saturday, 8 May 2021, 7.00pm

Dundalk born Gerry O’Connor is a multi award-winning fiddle-player, recording 16 albums on the Gael Linn, Claddagh, Sony Music and his own, Lughnasa Music label. A soloist and founder band member of Lá Lugh, Skylark, and Oirialla he now tours with the legendary Irish-Canadian group The Irish Rovers. He has played and taught workshops all over the world at major folk music festivals. When at home he works as a violin maker/restorer.

Richard Mandel fell into the well of Irish music in the mid-1990s and was soon driving every session he could get into. As a first-call accompanist, Richard has performed with legendary Irish musicians including Paddy Keenan, Jimmy Keane, Mick Moloney, Paddy O’Brien, Tony DeMarco and many others. Richard plays in the trio Three Mile Stone with mandolinist Marla Fibish and fiddler Erin Shrader. Three Mile Stone released its debut CD, produced by John Doyle, in 2010 and has received rave reviews. In addition to Three Mile Stone, Richard can be heard on Christa Burch’s CD “Love of the Land” and Radim Zenkls, “Restless Joy”.

Your ticket from Konnectclub will allow viewing during the Saturday night stream, or anytime up until 7PM the following evening. (Tickets will be in sale until 5pm Sunday).
SFS is committed to keeping prices accessible to audiences while providing pay to working artists. Tickets start at $10, $20 per household suggested (Take the discount if you need it; be more generous if circumstances allow)

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