Celtic Showcase
by Tinker's Damn

Tinker's Damn will demonstrate the traditional instrumental and vocal music of Ireland and Scotland and lead participants in a few sing-a-longs.

Art Peterson-Former member of Those Darn Accordions, Art has toured the U.S. & Europe solo and a band that also played on Dick Clark's American Music Awards. He took first place in accordion last year at the National Old Time Country Music Festival in Avoca, Iowa.

Joe Cadora-Joe comes out of the rock world, and once opened for Bruce Springsteen. He is the founder of Tinker's Damn and as a solo folk performer he's played such venues as Gerde's Folk City in New York, The Cafe Breakaway in Los Angeles, and the Freight and Salvage in Berkeley.

Ed Sherry-A regular at the Starry Plough Irish sessions in Berkeley, Ed is one of the finest mandolin players and all around musicians in the Bay Area--we've lost count of the number of instruments he plays

 

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