THE PRE-EMINENT EXPONENT OF
IRISH FIDDLE WITH A UNIQUE LATIN
AND AFRICAN GROOVE
October 18th at 9pm
TICKETS: $35.00 General Public
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Friday, October 18th at 9PM, the Inter-Media Art Center (IMAC)
in Huntington, Long Island will present EILEEN IVERS- the
pre-eminent exponent of the Irish fiddle in the world today.
Seven Time All-Ireland Fiddle Champion, THE EILEEN IVERS BAND,
Riverdance, The Chieftains, founding member of Cherish the
Ladies, Paula Cole, Patty Smith, Hall and Oates, Boston Pops,
Atlantic Symphony, London Symphony, Sony Classical Recording
this is a short list of accomplishments, headliners,
tours and affiliations. Fiddler Eileen Ivers has established
herself as the pre-eminent exponent of the Irish fiddle in
the world today.
Ivers has been touring her band of world class musicians to
sell-out performances everywhere. These engagements range from
performing arts centers to festivals and symphonic appearances.
The band is performing her unique new groove oriented genre
of Latin and African rhythms driving Celtic melodies. The evening
of music, song and dance is receiving accolades from audiences
of all ages and rave reviews from local and national press throughout
in an Irish community of the Bronx, Eileen Ivers began playing
fiddle at the age of eight. Eileen won seven fiddle titles,
an eighth on the tenor banjo and over 30 additional medals establishing
her as the most awarded competitor ever in the All-Ireland Championships.
She graduated with honors from Iona College and continued on
to post-graduate work in the field of Mathematics. IMAC is thrilled
to welcome such a gifted artist as Eileen Ivers to our stage.
for this performance are $35.00 ($26.50 for IMAC Members). For
tickets to this performance, or for other IMAC programs, call
IMAC's 24-hour Arts-Line at (631) 549-ARTS. Tickets can also
be purchased at the theater from noon to 6PM, Tuesdays to Fridays,
and after 2PM on the day of the show. For further information,
call IMAC's business office at (631) 549-9666.
Inter-Media Art Center, Inc. is a non-profit Media and Performing
Arts Center whose programs and services are supported in part
by public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts,
a state agency and the Suffolk County Office of Cultural Affairs,
as well as by the Members of IMAC. IMAC also gratefully acknowledges
support from Fleet Bank, Korg, USA, Branch Financial Services
and Olivia and Harlan Fischer. 370 New York Avenue Huntington,
(631) 549-9666 voice (631) 549-9423 fax