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.

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.

Session cancelled March 13th

Song Night Tiffany Pam-2We’ve rescheduled the Iona song night, ’cause of the ferkin’ snow. Lotso people come in from the far away places. So… still playing this Friday 5-8pm for St. Pat’s all welcome, next Monday 20th Eamon Sefton and Emilie Rose, then Song Night rescheduled for March 27th by which time we will be wearing our summer dresses and sunglasses.

Monday 13th and Friday 17th March

Song Night Tiffany PamJoin our international women of song, Tiffany Rae Knight and Pamela Lee Agaloos next Monday 13th March for a special Song Night at Iona. Singers welcome (especially Sean McNally), backup by the Iona Session band. Iona is at 180 Grand Street, Brooklyn – from 9pm.#internationalwomensday

Iona St. Patrick'smusic festival

We’re excited for another song night with Pamela Jean Agaloos and Tiffany Knight on Monday 13th 9pm-12pm followed by the open session for singers and musicians on St. Patrick’s Day,  Friday 17th 5pm-8pm led by fiddler Karen Brown, multi-instrumentalist Max Carmichael and piper JR Strauss.