Category Archives: Alasdair White

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.

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Alasdair White leads Monday 24th November

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Here he comes! Back from yet another leg of the Batties Outer Planets tour, Alasdair White will land the Iona probe TONIGHT! Monday Nov 24th. Strap on your space boots!

Iona is at 180 Grand Street in Brooklyn cross is Bedford Ave .  From 9pm…

New York Trad Fest October 13th – 19th 2014 Alasdair White leads Iona and performs at Connolly’s Klub 45

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We had a great night last night at Iona as part of NY Trad Week with our special guest Alasdair White welcoming a stellar crop of fiddlers. Alasdair will represent Scottish music on Saturday October 18th  at the Connolly’s NY trad fest gig.There’s more action all week long around the city for the fest. Tonight Tuesday 14th October – Liz Hanley leads the Dempsey’s Session. Wednesday 15th, Joanie Madden is at Swift’s with Tony DeMarco, then Saturday night October 18th the big gala gig  is at Connolly’s Klub 45 in Manhattan with a great roster of amazing Irish, Old Time, Scottish and Klezmer talent plus dancing, yodeling and singing!  Tickets for Connolly’s Klub . Followed on the Sunday 19th by the finale of New York Trad Fest at the Irish Arts Center. Featuring Brooklyn-born fiddler Tony Demarco, traditional and original folk duet Murphy Beds, American fiddler Kenny Kosek, Irish-American flute and whistle player Joanie Madden, American fiddler Eileen Ivers, American five-string banjo player Tony Trischka, and more, the evening is sure to live long in the memory. Tickets for Irish Arts.

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Battlefield Band fiddler, Alasdair White hosts Iona on Memorial Day , Monday 26th May from 8.30pm

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Join us on Memorial Day, Monday 26th May, for a start of summer music celebration hosted by fiddler Ali White, with special guest pipers playing uilleann, borders and Scottish small pipes. Tunes start around 9pm.

Iona

180 Grand Street at Bedford Ave

Brooklyn

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Battlefield Band fiddler Alasdair White leads Monday 19th May from 8.30pm

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Fresh off the plane, Mr Alasdair White will lead on Monday 16th, from 8.30pm – come on down for a night a rockin’ West Highland fiddle fantastic-ness.

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180 Grand Street at Bedford

Brooklyn

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Battlefield Band fiddler, Alasdair White hosts Iona Monday May 5th

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We’re pleased to welcome back our Hebridean fiddle guru, Alasdair White, to lead the session on Monday night, May 5th.  A week of excitement with all the Alasdairs !  Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas , followed by regular tunes with Alasdair  White at the session – doesn’t get much better than that!

Iona

180 Grand Street

Brooklyn NY

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Regular Session – Monday April 14th – Led by fiddler, Alasdair White of the Battlefield Band

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He’s back, just in time – lovely. Freshly misted from the Battlefield Band’s West Coast tour of rainy places, Iona Scottish Session is pleased to welcome back fiddle maestro Mr Alasdair White to lead at the regular session this coming Monday 14th April 8.30pm.

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180 Grand Street
Brooklyn NY
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Pre-Hogmanay Pants Off Dance Off -a.k.a. Iona Scottish Session tonight December 30th at 8.30pm

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Tonight!  Not only do we have the brilliant Battlefield Band fiddler Ali White, but also Amy Beshara, Andrew Forbes and Max Carmichael, Matt Diaz and a host of Iona All Stars to give the end of the year a big kick up the bum.  Hope to see you down there…

Iona

180 Grand Street at Bedford Ave

Brooklyn

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Last night of 2013 to catch Battlefield Band fiddler Alasdair White leading Iona Scottish Session – G, M and L trains

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Take a break from the non-stop Christmas music and credit card battering, and come down for a refreshing Scottish tune at Iona tonight from 8.30pm led by the Battlefield Band fiddler, Mr Alasdair White

Iona

180 Grand Street at Bedford

Brooklyn

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