Daily Archives: December 3, 2014

“The Pipes of Christmas” in NY and NJ

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In what has become a firm holiday favorite, The Pipes of Christmas concert series will celebrate its sixteenth season with performances in New York and New Jersey this December.

  • Concert to Mark the Christmas Truce of 1914
  • New Musical Works to Have Their World Premiere
  • Proceeds Support Scholarships and More
  • Named one of New York City’s “Top Ten” holiday events

The concert presents the music of Christmas accompanied by readings taken from the Celtic literature of Scotland, Ireland, and Wales. Featured performers include James Robinson from the film “Braveheart,” New England fiddle champion Paul Woodiel, “Riverdance” uilleann piper and flutist Christopher Layer, Gaelic Mod champion harpist Jennifer Port of Golspie, Scotland, and the Pipe Major Kevin Ray Blandford Memorial Pipe Band from Redlands, CA.

Saturday, December 20 at 2:00 & 7:00 PM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Avenue, (between 73rd & 74th Streets) New York City 

TICKETS – www.smarttix.com / www.pipesofchristmas.com

Additional performance in Summit, New Jersey (2 block from NJ Transit rail station) on Sunday, Dec. 21 – advance sale/mail order only.

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