BRISTOL — The Music Committee of the Bristol United Church of Christ is sponsoring a free concert of traditional Irish music a week before St. Patricks Day on Sunday, March 10 at 3 p.m. in the Sanctuary of the Church featuring Réagánta, which means easy going in Irish.
Regina Delaney is a harper, singer and dancer. She plays Traditional Irish music and sings in Irish and English. She is an artist on the NH State Council of the Arts and performs and teaches in schools throughout the state. She founded and directs the New England Harp Orchestra.
Claudia Altemus has been playing the Irish whistle and singing ballads for 12 years. She conducts whistle and storytelling workshop throughout New England and has more than twenty years of storytelling experience.
Eugene Durkee's knowledge of the Traditional Irish style is a wonderful addition to the group as he plays melodies and accompaniment on the guitar. He also sings ballads and beautiful harmonies.
Performances are geared to all ages and include audience participation in song, story, and dance. For a sneak peek at their music visit their website at www.reaganta.com