Irish Trio HighTime Live in Concert at the Cellar Stage
May 31 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm$20.00
Presented by The Cellar Stage located at the Timonium United Methodist Church, 2300 Pot Spring Rd, Timonium, MD
HighTime, a fresh new trio from the heart of Conamara, Ireland, combines Irish music & an intriguing blend of modern folk influences to produce a rich sound & exciting experience to delight listeners. Featuring an unusual line-up of flute, whistles, harp, bodhrán, guitar & vocals (with some Irish dancing steps thrown in!) HighTime make a youthful & energetic statement.
Equal measures of music & tradition from old Ireland coupled with bold new arrangements make for a tasty platter of story, music, song & dance from these three young men; All hailing from the village of Ardmore on the rugged west coast.
Ciarán Bolger is an entertainer, singer & guitarist from Garraí Árd in the village of Ardmore in Conamara. Learning whistle & traditional sean-nós singing at a young age, Ciarán developed a love & respect for the music tradition of Conamara. Focusing on guitar in his teens, Ciarán explored a mixture of traditional & contemporary music. This exploration has formed the basis for his emotive vocals & also his vibrant & expressive guitar style; drawing inspiration from a multitude of genres.
Conall Flaherty is a multi-instrumentalist & singer hailing from South Connemara in the village of Ardmore. Growing up in an area famed for its musicians, singers & dancers, it wasn’t long before Conall turned to music & singing at the young age of four. He learned the ropes from neighbour, fellow flute player & maker, Marcus Hernon who also made the flutes which Conall plays today.
Séamus Flaherty’s skills in dancing, singing & playing instruments reflect his personality. At only nineteen years old, Séamus meets each discipline with a passion & quiet zeal backed up by a love of the traditional Irish music heritage. Since the age of sixteen, he has been making waves in the fields of music, dance & singing across the globe; performing in China, U.S.A, Canada, The United Kingdom, Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium, Holland & France. He had the privilege of performing more recently alongside Cherish the Ladies at the world renowned Celtic Connections in 2017. (https://www.hightime.ie/)