Performers and Programs

Program Information

Program name: History of Ireland through Celtic Harp and Song
Program category: History
Multicultural- Other
Program length: 45 min - 2 hrs.
Audience level: Adult
Audience size: 10 - 40
Program description: A time travel that enters Ireland before recorded history, when its rich legend and folklore began. With her harps and lilting voice, Mary uses the magic of Ireland's music to explore this country's history and tradition. Sample songs - The Harp that once through Tara's Halls, The Leprechaun, Brian Boru's March, Danny Boy. This program has been presented to Irish cultural groups, historical societies, and libraries. See Mary's web site,, for more details.
Space/special requirements: Chairs for audience, electrical outlet if amplification needed
Travel restrictions: 100 mile radius of home
Program fee: $101- $200
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? Yes
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Regions this program
can be performed in:
South Central
Program last updated: 03/22/2011
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Mary Lester
Phone: 585-367-8533
Mailing address: 4881 Main Street
Hemlock, NY 14466
E-mail address:
Previous appearances at: Allegany Celtic Festival, Finger Lakes Celtic Festival, Weinberg Campus Senior Residence, Amherst NY, West Sparta Historical Society, Pittsford Library
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 06/08/2016


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