Celtic Woman

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Celtic Woman is an all-Irish female musical ensemble that was founded by Sharon Browne and David Downes. Celtic Woman was made up of five vocalists who had never performed together (Chloe Agnew, Orla Fallon, Lisa Kelly and Meav Ni Mhaolchatha. There was even a fiddler named Mairead Nesbitt. Like any other group, the lineup of Celtic Woman changed. By 2009 the group consisted of Chloe Agnew, Lynn Hilary, Lisa Kelly, Alex Sharpe and fiddler Mairead Nesbitt. Since the group was created, Celtic Woman was able to release 8 albums, take on various world tours while accomplishing sales that exceeded 6 million records worldwide.

On September 15, 2004 the musical ensemble recorded their first album, Celtic Women, for PBS television at The Helix, Dublin, Ireland. After taping their first album, it reached #1 on Billboard’s World Music chart. Celtic Women, the album, broke Andera Bocelli’s long-standing record of chart-topping longevity on July 22 2006 by staying #1 for 81 weeks.

Their second album, Celtic Woman: A Christmas Celebration was released on October 19, 2006. This album knocked their first album to number 2 on the World music Chart. After releasing their third album on January 30, 2007 it instantly hit the Billboard 200 at number 4 and the Billboard World Music chart at #1. As a result, their third album bumped their previous two down a notch.

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Celtic Woman tour dates 2016 2017 U.S.

Celtic Woman has 11 concerts concerts scheduled in U.S. in 2016, playing cities like Red Bank, Newark, Providence, Lowell, Erie, Brooklyn, Rochester, Schenectady, Reading, University Park, Warren. The last time Celtic Woman played a show in U.S. was 2016, in Kalamazoo. Overall, Celtic Woman have played a total of 813 gigs in the country. If you’re a Celtic Woman fan, there are similar bands with concerts coming up like Loreena McKennitt, Celtic Thunder, Altan.

Past Celtic Woman gigs

Jul 02, 2016 Count Basie Theatre Red Bank
Jul 01, 2016 Count Basie Theatre Red Bank
Jun 30, 2016 New Jersey Performing Arts Center Newark
Jun 29, 2016 Providence Performing Arts Center Providence
Jun 28, 2016 Lowell Memorial Auditorium Lowell
Jun 26, 2016 Warner Theatre Erie
Jun 25, 2016 Casino Rama Orillia
Jun 24, 2016 Casino Rama Orillia
Jun 22, 2016 Kings Theatre Brooklyn
Jun 21, 2016 Rochester Auditorium Theatre Rochester
Jun 19, 2016 Proctors Theatre Schenectady
Jun 18, 2016 Santander Arena & Santander Performing Arts Center Reading
Jun 17, 2016 Eisenhower Auditorium University Park
Jun 16, 2016 Packard Music Hall Warren
Jun 14, 2016 Miller Auditorium Kalamazoo
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  • peeless

    peeless

    When are you coming to Glasgow?

    • 21 Apr 16 14:12
  • kentoolman

    kentoolman

    I LOVE THE celtic woman music it is jest great i love it. are you ever going to coumt o t michigan i wood love to see them

    • 24 Jul 10 03:46