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  • Sat
    01
    Mar
    2014

    Celtic Celebration

    7:30pm Gold Coast

     

    Celtic CelebrationKathleen Procter-Moore, Celtic Soprano will join Murphy's Pigs in a Celtic Celebration. Queensland Police Pipes and Drums, Watkins Academy of Irish Dance and Thistle Highland dancer this concert will deliver all you ever wanted from the Celtic genre and more.

    The Arts Centre Gold Coast  on 1 March 2014 at 7:30pm.

    To buy tickets, follow the links above.

    "St Patrick meets Robbie Burns"

    In the time honoured tradition of "Scotland the Brave", the Pops returns with  its boldest Celtic Celebration ever.  Internationally renowned Celtic soprano Kathleen Procter-Moore will headline this most amazing Celtic program, as the Pops launches its 30th Anniversary Subscription Series. 

    One of the great Irish bands of our day is Queensland based Murphys Pigs.  Their traditional music features well known Irish melodies played on authentic Celtic instruments. 

    Without double the  Queensland Police Pipes and Drums are one of the most valuable Queensland asset's and they will bring an amazing repertoire of well known and excitingly new Scottish music.

    As always, the Watkins Academy of Irish Dance and Thistle Highland Dance Studio, will set the stage on fire with the swirl of their kilts and their high leaping kicks. 

    This concert will deliver all you ever wanted from the Celtic genre and more.

    Act 1

    The Mists of County Mayo .......... Orchestra with Piccolo Solo - Michal Rosiak

    How to Train Your Dragon......... Orchestra

    Heather Ireland, Barbara's Jig.......... Qld Police Pipes & Drums

    Highland Medley -  The Old Wife and the Milldust.......... & Orchestra

    I Belong to Glasgow, Will Ye No Come Back Again?.......... Kathleen Procter-Moore

    Dream Angus.......... Kathleen Procter-Moore

    The Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond, The Road to the Isles, A Gordon for Me.......... Kathleen Procter-Moore Sing-a-long

    Watching the Wheat.......... Harp Solo - Ellena Papas

    Breakout.......... Watkins Irish Dancers

    Leaving of Liverpool, Black Velvet Band,The Holy Ground.......... Murphys Pigs

    Spancil Hill..........& Orchestra

    Highland Dance set.......... Thistle Highland Dancer & Qld Police Pipes & Drums

    Scotland The Brave.......... Orchestra & Qld Police Pipes & Drums

    Act 2

    Lord of the Dance.......... Orchestra, Kathleen Procter-Moore & Watkins Irish Dancers

    Galician Set.......... Qld Police Pipes & Drums & Murphys Pigs & Orchestra

    Irish Rover,  Bonnie Dundee/Athol Highlanders.......... Murphys Pigs

    Back Home in Derry ..........Murphys Pigs and Orchestra

    Celtic Rock.......... Watkins Irish Dancers

    Scottish Fiddles.......... Orchestra

    Danny Boy.......... Kathleen Procter-Moore

     Scottish Soldier, Ye Banks & Braes, Westering home, My Love She's But a Lassie Yet, Donald Where's Your Trousers?.......... Kathleen Procter-Moore Sing-a-long

    An Ceangal- Jimmys Holmes Reel.......... Thistle Highland Dancers

    Pipes Sing-a-long.......... Qld Police Pipes & Drums

    Highland Cathedral.......... Kathleen Procter-Moore, Qld Police Pipes & Drums, Orchestra