Celtic Thunder Live Concert
Fabulous Fox Theatre – Atlanta, GA
Atlanta Event: Celtic Thunder
Where: Fabulous Fox Theatre
When: October 15, 2011
Celtic Thunder Bio:
The singing group sensation of our time… Ladies and Gentlemen, let’s welcome the Celtic Thunder! Celtic Thunder is a group composed of five members: Neil Byrne, Keith Harkin, George Donaldson, Damian McGinty and Emmet Cahill. These five gorgeous soloists can certainly perform as a group or via solo numbers. Their music is categorized under the folk, adult contemporary, soft rock, Broadway and classical crossover.
Celtic Thunder began performing in 2007 – their first performance was at The Helix in Ireland. They performed along with the Celtic Concert Orchestra that day but on their tours, they are accompanied by the Celtic Thunder Band.
Did you know? Celtic Thunder was able to play for President and Mrs. Obama in 2009.
The singing group was able to release six albums since 2008. The albums were titled ‘Celtic Thunder’, ‘Act Two’, ‘Take Me Home’, ‘It’s Entertainment’, ‘Christmas’, ‘Heritage’. Their seventh album titled ‘Storm’ will be released on September 2011. They also have an album scheduled to be released in 2012 which will be titled ‘Voyage’.
Damian McGinty, from Northern Ireland, is the youngest member of the singing group. Being able to sing very well at a very young age (5 years old), he developed into a very talented singer with a baritone voice.
Emmet Cahill, from County Westmeath, Ireland, learned how to play the piano at the age of five (His dad taught him). He began music and voice lessons when he was seven. He was even awarded the ‘Most Promising Young Singer’ award at the Royal Irish Academy of Music.
Keith Harkin, from Derry, Northern Ireland, plays the piano and guitar. He is also a songwriter; in fact, he was able to write songs for Celtic Thunder.
Neil Byrne, born into a musical family, was able to learn the guitar at the age of 7. He also learned how to play piano and bass guitar. With his band, he was able to play in a lot summer festivals and also appeared on Ireland’s national television.
George Donaldson, a very accomplished musician, knows how to play flute, fiddle and guitar. He is very happy with his career and with his personal life.
Celtic Thunder – Atlanta Fabulous Fox Theatre Summary
Where is Celtic Thunder Concert
Fabulous Fox Theatre – Atlanta GA
When is Celtic Thunder in Town
October 15, 2011
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