Thursday, March 15th, 1:00 - 2:00pm
Park Manor Rehabilitation Center
1710 Plaza Way, Walla Walla WA
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). In June 2017, a Heart Beat performance took place at the Washington State Penitentiary. From military veterans to incarcerated offenders, the Heart Beat program aims to take music to everyone and provide meaningful experiences.