Celtic Beat

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Experience an inspirational journey covering over 60 years of Irish music and humour with the award winning captivating artistry of Multi talented performers Peter Byrne, Paul Martell, Eileen McCann and Cameron Maher.

Together these Irish born multi talented performers will feature the music of The Corrs, Foster & Allen, The Fureys, Van Morrison, The Pogues, Thin Lizzy, U2 and many more Narrated by multi award winning comedian Paul Martell whose Irish charm and sense of humor will fill you with life stories on these iconic performers along with amazing images and videos.

CELTIC BEAT Legends of Ireland is unlike any other Irish show you have ever seen. The show will have you singing clapping laughing in your seats from start to finish. Each artist will perform hits from Ireland greatest singer songwriters with angelic Irish tones that are sure to melt your heart away. Showcasing traditional Irish instruments such as fiddle, bodhrain, mandolin, guitar tenor banjo and bo. This is a show you do not want to miss…

Peter Byrne – ( Dublin ) Lead Vocal/ Guitar/ Bodhran
Producer and founder of Celtic Beat, Peter Byrne has received seven ACE Awards and Nine Australian Entertainment ‘MO Awards’ for his multi talent as a vocal instrumentalist in his various production shows. Having toured over the years with his best friends The Furey’s, Peter’s ability to put the right voice to every Irish song he sings will leave you wanting more along with his beautiful guitar and bodhrain playing.

Paul Martell – (Belfast )  – Narrator/Comedian
Paul Martell came to Australia in the late seventies and took the Sydney comedy scene by storm eventually winning 14 Mo Awards and 9 ACE Awards for Comedian of the Year. The most recent being March 2014. Paul has toured with Andy Williams, Shirley Bassey, Wayne Newton, Englebert, Shirley MacLaine and Julio Iglesias. Martell is very excited to be the Narrator of Celtic Beat working with best friend and partner Peter Byrne.

Eileen McCann – ( Co.Laois ) Lead Vocal / Fiddle/ Bodhran
Eileen McCann is the epitome of a real ‘Irish Colleen’ in looks and personality, with a lifetime history of entertainment. Her career has seen her working extensively in Ireland and Australia, with the cream of Irish performers. Her strong vocal abilities and fiddle playing were captured when ‘Claddagh’ recorded the CD ‘Celtic Reflections’ and the group went on to tour in the show ‘Gael Force Dance’.

Cameron Mather ( Co.Roscommon/ Co. Westmeath) Guitar/ Banjo/Bouzouki/Bodhran
Cameron Mather is an exciting, dynamic and innovative performer of Irish music. His career has seen him support many high profile Irish acts such as , Damien Dempsey and Finbar Furey at a number of major venues around Sydney. He has also played at a range of music festivals, notably Canberra’s National Folk Festival where, in 2013, he was awarded the prestigious Peter J Daly Memorial Award for Outstanding Performance of Celtic Music.

18 March 2016
 Friday 18 March 2016 – 8.00pm

Adult – $65.00

Concession – $59.00

Children (under 16 years) – $45.00

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