Ímar

Music (traditional, folk)

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  • The Brunton (Venue 191)
  • 19:30
  • Aug 27
  • 2 hours
  • Suitability: 8+
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Ímar
  • Warnings: -
  • Accessibility:
    Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies are required to have a paid ticket
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Description

A powerhouse instrumental quintet, Ímar’s unmissable synergy centres on the overlapping cultural heritage between Scotland, Ireland and the Isle of Man. All five musicians share a strong background in traditional Irish music, underpinning the group’s distinctive qualities in both instrumentation and material. Festival headliners throughout the UK, Europe and Canada, Ímar’s supergroup line-up features members of Mànran, RURA, Talisk and Barrule, and a heavyweight collective haul of top prizes in the UK and Ireland – with the group embodying a personal reconnection with its members’ formative years, dating back long before their recent camaraderie around Glasgow’s celebrated session scene.

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