BURNS NIGHT IS BACK!

It’s Robert Burns season and we’re doing the full monty at Iona this year. No session next Monday 23rd, instead come and join us for an Iona Scottish Session Burns Supper extravaganza with all the parts and a fab cast on Weds 25th Jan at 8pm. There will be haggis. Iona is 180 Grand Street at Bedford, Brooklyn NY.

Winter/Spring Season 2023

Join us for Mondays 9 to midnight with a special Burns Night with all the trimmings on Weds Jan 25th. All welcome to play, sing, listen. Iona is in Brooklyn NY, 180 Grand St at Bedford.

FALL SEASON AT IONA 2022

Iona Scottish Session is BACK! Live music in the bar starts up next Monday. We’ve booked a stellar season of guests til Christmas starting with the high octane piping and fiddling of Elias Alexander Monday September 19th – tunes 9-12 – all welcome to play, sing and listen

Piper Andrew Forbes at Iona Feb 14th

Let’s be each other’s trad Valentines at the Iona Scottish Session at 180 Grand Street, Brooklyn. Pipe and fiddle tunes led my master piper, Andrew Forbes, from Halifax , Nova Scotia. Tunes from 9. All welcome to listen and play.

Triumphant Return ! Monday Feb 7 2022

Amy Beshara at the Iona Scottish Session on Monday Feb 7 at 9.00pm

Join us for the session from 9pm on Monday Feb 7th with fab Cape Breton and Scottish fiddler, Amy Beshara. Amy has been working in the Boston area for the last couple of years, and we are delighted to welcome her back to Iona. All are welcome to listen and play.

Previous leaders and friends of Iona Scottish Session

St. Pat’s 2018 at Iona

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Join us for a great live music craic at Iona,  180 Grand Street Brooklyn, 3.30 -6pm on St. Patty’s followed by a lovely night  of Celtic song on Monday 19th 9-12.

Iona Burns Night -Thursday Jan 25th 2018

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A fabulous Brooklyn Burns Night celebrating the life and work of Scotland’s bard, Robert Burns. Drams, songs, live Scottish traditional music, toasts and delicious haggis with Battlefield Band and Daimh fiddler, Alasdair White, piper Andrew Forbes, Matthew Christian, Karen Brown, Pamela Agaloos, Tiffany Knight, Max Carmichael, Calum Pasqua, Matt Diaz.  Master of Ceremonies Robert Buchan.  Drink Specials and no cover! Iona is at 180 Grand Street, Brooklyn.  Festivities 8-11pm.

Back weekly from September 18th 2017

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We’re delighted to return to Monday night tunes at Iona, weekly from Monday September 18th.  Iona is at 180 Grand Street, Brooklyn on the L and M subway lines.  As  well as  tunes from 9-12 on Mondays, there’s an excellent craft beer selection and full kitchen serving delicious food from the grill every night of the week.  Join us this Monday and every Monday for tunes at the session, all welcome.

Amy Beshara is a performer, teacher and lover of Cape Breton style fiddle playing. She’s recently returned from a trip to Nepal where she shared tunes with traditional musicians. We’re excited to have her back at Iona on Monday 18th September from 9pm  to lead the session.