The Sharon Shannon Trio

About this event

Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled by Sharon Shannon due to unforeseen health and personal circumstances.

Internationally acclaimed Irish musician Sharon Shannon, hailed as a “national treasure” by Irish President Michael D Higgins, is embarking on a UK tour with her renowned trio in 2024.

With a career spanning four decades, 20 albums, and collaborations with musical luminaries from around the globe, Sharon Shannon continues to break new ground and redefine the boundaries of Irish traditional music.

Sharon Shannon’s musical journey has taken her to prestigious venues worldwide, from The Kennedy Centre in Washington to London’s Wembley Arena. She has collaborated with an eclectic array of artists, including Bono, Willie Nelson, Shane McGowan, Johnny Depp, and more.

As an honorary Doctor of Music at The University of Galway, Shannon inspires students through master classes and tutorials, both online and in person, and is actively working on her archive at the University.

In addition to her extensive career, Sharon recently presented the captivating four-part musical TV series “Heartlands”, where she explored the ancient River Shannon, making music along its majestic journey. As 2023 unfolds, Sharon Shannon looks forward to releasing new music and creating live shows that promise to surprise and excite audiences.

The Sharon Shannon Trio features acclaimed Irish musician Jim Murray and the incredibly versatile Jack Maher.

Jim Murray is known for his expertise in accompanying traditional Irish music on the guitar, and has garnered international acclaim through teaching and masterclasses worldwide.

Jack Maher is a proficient acoustic and electric guitar player, mandolin and banjo player, singer, and songwriter, and has been an integral part of the Sharon Shannon Band for over 15 years.

Don’t miss this opportunity to witness the Sharon Shannon Trio’s spellbinding live show as they enchant audiences with their unique blend of Irish traditional music and diverse musical influences.

  • Date
    Sun, February 11, 2024
  • Start time 8:00 PM
  • Price SOLD OUT
  • Duration 120 Minutes
  • Event format TBA

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