Irish Descendants

Cost: Regular: $46


Mar 14 2024


7:30 pm


Keyano Recital Theatre
8115 Franklin Ave, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 2H7, Canada


Keyano Theatre & Arts Centre

Don’t miss out on this dynamic live performance right before St. Patrick’s Day! The Irish Descendants will have you covered with an evening of enchanting melodies, lively rhythms, and celebrating musical traditions.
Hailing from St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada, this four-piece folk group carries a rich heritage and a deep understanding of Irish music. As descendants of Irish emigrants, the members of the Irish Descendants possess an intimate connection to the music they perform, allowing them to authentically capture the essence and spirit of their heritage. They have played a pivotal role in popularizing traditional Newfoundland music to a broader Canadian audience, alongside other renowned bands like Great Big Sea. With their captivating performances and numerous accolades, the Irish Descendants have become synonymous with the celebration of Irish culture and Newfoundland traditions. Their contributions in popularizing traditional Newfoundland music earned them a special place in Canadian music history. They were even chosen as the official band of the province’s 50th-anniversary celebrations and had the honour of performing for the Queen.