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Romans & Celts: War and Peace


Performer: Luci Scaenici & Ancient Music Ireland

Event Date: Sat, 10 May 2014

Time: 20:00

Venue: St Nicholas Collegiate Church

Tickets: 18 / 12 / 6


In this exciting and unique concert, the Romans finally reach Galway! The programme includes recreations of music and dance from ancient Roman and the musical soundscape of the Celts of mainland Europe. The concert has a dramatic finale when the Romans and the Celts meet in battle. Ludi Scaenici: Cristina Majnero (tibia, kythara, syrinx, vocal), Roberto Stanco (tibia, lyra, percussion), Gaetano Delfini (tuba, cornu, percussion), Daniele Ercoli (tuba, percussion) Ancient Music Ireland: Peter Holmes (Loughnashade Iron Age trumpet & English carnyx), Derek O'Shea (flute & whistle), Maria Cullen O'Dwyer (bodhran), Simon O'Dwyer (Loughnashade Iron Age trumpet & bronze hornse), John Kenny (Ard Brinn Iron Age trumpet and Carnyx), Barnaby Brown (Lyre), Musical Director: Simon O'Dwyer

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