World Music Series: Three For Joy (Fiddle-Cello-Mandolin): Instrumental Music in the Celtic Tradition

Event Date: 

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 12:00pm

Event Date Details: 

Event Location: 

  • UCSB Music Bowl

Event Price: 

Admission is free.

Event Contact: 

Adriane Hill
Marketing and Communications Manager
UC Santa Barbara Department of Music
(805) 893-3230
The World Music Series presents "Three For Joy (Fiddle - Cello - Mandolin): Instrumental Music in the Celtic Tradition" with Dominic (age 13), Joseph (11), and Angela Rose (10) Padula on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 12 p.m. in the UCSB Music Bowl. Admission is free. Repertoire ranges from traditional tunes—Scottish, Irish and Cape Breton—to contemporary compositions in the Celtic style, presented with compelling arrangements and unique textures of melody, harmony, and rhythm. Weaving traditional Irish dancing into the music, these accomplished young musicians enthrall audiences of all ages. The World Music Series is co-presented by the Ethnomusicology Program in the UCSB Department of Music and the UCSB MultiCultural Center.