2017-08-02 / What's Happening

RUNA brings celtic music to Berkeley Springs State Park



Traditional music is redefined as RUNA, an internationally acclaimed five-piece band, brings its own brand of Celtic sounds to Berkeley Springs State Park in Morgan Arts Council’s Summer Concerts in the Park, Saturday, August 5. RUNA has earned a reputation as one of the most innovative Irish folk groups of this generation. The band, with members hailing from Ireland, Canada and the U.S., has been playing together for nearly a decade. RUNA mix the melodies and tunes of Ireland and Scotland with the harmonies and rhythms of jazz, bluegrass, flamenco and blues. All concerts start at 5:30 p.m. The Ice House, corner of Independence and Mercer, serves as the rain location. Sponsors for the series are Atasia Spa, Best Western Berkeley Springs Inn, Heath Studio Gallery, Lot 12 Public House and The Naked Olive, with additional support from the National Endowment for the Arts, West Virginia Commission on the Arts and local hotel-motel tax revenues. For more information on the concert series call 304-258-2300. Traditional music is redefined as RUNA, an internationally acclaimed five-piece band, brings its own brand of Celtic sounds to Berkeley Springs State Park in Morgan Arts Council’s Summer Concerts in the Park, Saturday, August 5. RUNA has earned a reputation as one of the most innovative Irish folk groups of this generation. The band, with members hailing from Ireland, Canada and the U.S., has been playing together for nearly a decade. RUNA mix the melodies and tunes of Ireland and Scotland with the harmonies and rhythms of jazz, bluegrass, flamenco and blues. All concerts start at 5:30 p.m. The Ice House, corner of Independence and Mercer, serves as the rain location. Sponsors for the series are Atasia Spa, Best Western Berkeley Springs Inn, Heath Studio Gallery, Lot 12 Public House and The Naked Olive, with additional support from the National Endowment for the Arts, West Virginia Commission on the Arts and local hotel-motel tax revenues. For more information on the concert series call 304-258-2300.

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