UK TOUR 2024!

Sharon Shannon Trio Announces UK Tour Spring

Internationally acclaimed Irish musician Sharon Shannon, hailed as a ‘National Treasure’ by Irish President Michael D Higgins, is set to embark on a UK tour with her renowned trio in 2024. With a career spanning four decades, 20 albums, and collaborations with musical luminaries from around the globe, Sharon Shannon continues to break new ground and redefine the boundaries of Irish traditional music.

Sharon Shannon’s musical journey has taken her to prestigious venues worldwide, from The Kennedy Centre in Washington to London’s Wembley Arena. She has collaborated with an eclectic array of artists, including Bono, Willie Nelson, Shane McGowan, Johnny Depp, and more. As an honorary Doctor of Music at The University of Galway, Shannon inspires students through master classes and tutorials, both online and in person, and is actively working on her archive at the University.

In addition to her extensive career, Sharon recently presented the captivating four-part musical TV series, “Heartlands,” where she explored the ancient River Shannon, making music along its majestic journey. As 2023 unfolds, Sharon Shannon looks forward to releasing new music and creating live shows that promise to surprise and excite audiences.

The Sharon Shannon Trio, featuring acclaimed Irish musician Jim Murray and the incredibly versatile Jack Maher, will grace stages across the UK in February 2024. Jim Murray, known for his expertise in accompanying traditional Irish music on the guitar, has garnered international acclaim through teaching and masterclasses worldwide. Jack Maher, a proficient acoustic and electric guitar player, mandolin and banjo player, singer, and songwriter, has been an integral part of the Sharon Shannon Band for over 15 years.

 

 

UK Tour Dates:

Feb 01: Kendal, The Brewery
Feb 02: Masham, Town Hall
Feb 03: Selby, Town Hall
Feb 04: Manchester, The Blues Kitchen
Feb 06: Sheffield, The Greystones
Feb 07: Hertford, St Andrews Church
Feb 08: Bury St Edmunds, The Apex
Feb 09: Birmingham, Nortons

 

Feb 10: London, Kings Place
Feb 11: Shoreham, Ropetackle Arts
Feb 13: Totnes, Civic Hall
Feb 14: Lyme Regis, Marine Theatre
Feb 15: Winchester, The Arc
Feb 16: Corsham, The Pound
Feb 17: Liverpool, Philharmonic
Feb 18: Cardiff, Acapela

 

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to witness the Sharon Shannon Trio’s spellbinding performances as they enchant audiences with their unique blend of Irish traditional music and diverse musical influences.

For ticket information and updates visit our Tour Dates Page.

 

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