Eileen Ivers & Immigrant Soul
Ivers is simply the finest on the Irish fiddle today. Her fusion-minded spirit draws on her upbringing in the Bronx, a child of Irish immigrants. With her crack band that includes a member of Dan Aykroyd’s original Blues Brother Band and an All-Ireland accordion champion, Celtic inspires anew with jazz, world and rock influences.
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Eileen Ivers has transformed the Irish fiddling tradition from a folk music staple into an internationally acclaimed art. A former member of Cherish the Ladies, the Green Fields of America, Chanting House, and the Hall & Oates band and a session player on albums by Paula Cole, Hothouse Flowers, and Patti Smith, Ivers has continued to expand the traditions on her own....
University of Notre Dame
South Bend, IN 46556