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Four Shillings Short: Around the World in 30 Instruments

  • Occidental Center for the Arts 3850 Doris Murphy Ct Occidental, CA, 95465 United States (map)

Four Shillings Short: Around the World in 30 Instruments
Friday, March 6, 7:00PM
Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court, Occidental

Four Shillings Short is the Celtic, folk and world music duo of Christy Martin (from California) and Aodh Og O’Tuama (from Cork, Ireland) , who will take you on a musical journey through time and across seas in Around the World in 30 Instruments. These accomplished multi-instrumentalists will play everything from traditional Irish and Scottish tunes, Medieval and Renaissance music with dashes of Indian ragas with Middle Eastern flavorings on a fantastic array of over thirty instruments, including hammered dulcimer, mandolin, bodhran, North Indian sitar, doumbek, bouzouki, psaltery, percussion, charango, pennywhistles and recorders, banjo and guitar! This husband and wife duo of 21st Century troubadours bring in not only musical diversity but captivating storytelling , sweet vocal harmonies and superb musicianship laced with humor. Children of all ages will be engaged!