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Celtic Soul – the songs of Van Morrison

Live Music

Celtic Soul – the songs of Van Morrison.

Date

13 May, 2023

Time

Doors at 8PM, Show starts at 8.30PM

Cost

£18+BF

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Following their sold out show at the Ulster Hall earlier this year Celtic Soul will be bringing their celebration of our very own Sir Van Morrison back to the Black Box. With songs from Them days through to Astral Weeks and Avalon Sunset this is a hit and album-track packed 2 1/2 hr show.

Receiving critical acclaim from devout Vanatics wherever they perform, you’ll hear the big hits like Days Like This and Brown Eyed Girl as well as album tracks like Ballerina, The Philosopher’s Stone and Cyprus Avenue.

With years of playing in blues, folk, trad and jazz bands, these seven musicians have the ingredients to deliver Van’s music authentically. They are: Clarke Wilson on Vocals and Saxophone, Ray McEvoy (Electric Guitar), Marcus McAuley (Acoustic Guitar), Rik Gay (Drums), Keith Ward (Piano and keyboards), Gerry McClurg (Trumpet) and Mark Crockard (Electric and Double Bass)

Let Celtic Soul take you on a journey through the songbook of our very own musical legend!

‘a great band and a very fine tribute’. Ralph McLean, BBC

‘ an excellent band’. Dr Linley Hamilton, Jazz Trumpeter and Jazzland Presenter BBC

‘As close as you can get … even the Man approves ‘. Noel Casey, Dublin City FM

‘Superb musicians and a really entertaining and professional show’. Mike McGovern, MD, Dublin Gazette Newspapers

‘A magnificent night of Van music’ Michael Duffy, DJ Dundalk FM

Event Details

Doors Open at 8:00PM
Starts at 8:30PM

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