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Tuppence presents a Concert of Irish Music

Tuppence in Concert
Friday, March 9 at Trent River Coffee Company Tuppence, a folk music duo comprised of Sara and Simon Spalding, will present a program of Irish Music at Trent River Coffee Company in New Bern, on Friday, March 9.  Sara and Simon sing and play fiddle, guitar, mandolin, “octar”, and more.  The program will feature songs […]
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Irish Music to Celebrate Sean MacMahon’s 91st Birthday

Sean MacMahon
Tuesday evening August 29, there will be an additional Irish Music Session to celebrate the 91st birthday of a distinguished New Bernian Hibernian. Local button-accordionist Sean MacMahon was born in Navan, County Meath, Ireland, in August 1926. He moved to this country in 1948, working, living, and performing in New York and New Jersey.  Since retiring and […]
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Irish Music Concert in New Bern on May 12

Maryanne MacMahon Ford
New Bern will host a concert of Irish music on Friday, May 12. Sean MacMahon on button accordion will be joined by his daughter Maryanne MacMahon Ford on tinwhistle, guitar, and bodhran, as well as by Simon Spalding on the fiddle and octave mandolin. The concert will feature tunes heard for the first time in […]
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