|Golden Bough present Celtic music in Azalea Park Sunday afternoon|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|August 11, 2012 08:39 am|
Golden Bough will make its annual trek to Brookings to perform during an American Music Festival concert at 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at the Azalea Park bandshell.
Golden Bough has performed worldwide with their renditions of Celtic music. This trio of modern -day minstrels will take the audience on a musical journey from the old world to the new.
The trio performs on an array of acoustic instruments: Celtic harp, guitar, penny-whistle, violin, mandolin, accordion, and bodhran (the Celtic hand drum).
For more information on Golden Bough, their recordings, concert schedule and history, visit http://www.goldenboughmusic.com.
The Rotary Club of Brookings-Harbor will operate the Snack Shack during the concert. People are welcome to bring their own lunch and non-alcoholic beverages, as well as lawn chairs and blankets for seating.
Concerts remaining for the 2012 season are:
•Aug. 26 – Bar Misfits Klezmer Band, a Rogue Valley group performing Eastern European, gypsy, Jewish and Middle Eastern music.
•Sept. 9 – Tempest, a Celtic Rock group from San Francisco.
The American Music Festival is a nonprofit organization under the umbrella of the Brookings Area Council for the Arts, operated by a volunteer board.
For more information, contact Les Cohen at the Brookings-Harbor Chamber of Commerce, 541-469-3181.