Old St. Pat’s Presents…
The 22nd Annual Siamsa na nGael Concert
HOW DOES IT FEEL TO BE FREE:
The Voices of Today Call out to the Liberators of the Past, Daniel O’Connell and Frederick Douglass
This year’s celebration will tell the story of two slave liberators who joined forces to become “drum majors for justice.” The powerful performance will look at their life stories to better understand how we can strive to wipe out injustice and oppression in our present world.
Featuring: Metropolis Symphony Orchestra, Old St. Patrick’s Concert Choir, Soloists Gavin Coyle, Catherine O’Connell, Rod Dixon and Alfreda Burke, Irish Trad band, Liz Carroll, After School Matters Choir, Trinity Irish, Dancers, Davon Suttles of Chicago Human Rhythm Project and many more!
Created by Bill Fraher, Director of Concert Choirs, Old St. Patrick’s Church
Narration written by Mary Evers.
A Celtic Celebration of the Arts, Song, Dance & Stories