Heart Beat Concert series: The Blarneycats
Tuesday, February 21st, 11:30am-12:30pm
Walla Walla General Hospital Lobby
1025 S. 2nd Ave.
Members of the Blarneycats have been performing together since the 1980s, bringing to the stage traditional Irish reels, jigs, and airs as well as haunting Irish songs. Members of the band are: Larry Dickerson, on Irish whistle, mandolin, mandola, Irish pipes, flute, concertina, and more; Trudy Ostby, fiddle; Jon St. Hilaire, guitar and vocals; and Laura Hall, bodhran, percussion and vocals.
About Heart Beat:
In the 2014-2015 season, the Walla Walla Symphony launched a new music and wellness initiative titled "Heart Beat," sponsored by Walla Walla General Hospital (WWGH). This program provides performances in the hospital for patients and their caregivers. The 2016-2017 season will feature five performances throughout the year.