2014 SHIPPEN MANOR LAWN CONCERTS
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YET ANOTHER NICE SUMMER SUNDAY CONCERT
SERIES IN SWEET & SUNNY DOWNTOWN OXFORD
6 PM – 8 PM Mostly
BURNING BRIDGET CLEARY AT
13 July 2014
The Warren County Cultural and Heritage
Commission is happy to present the
Burning Bridget Cleary international
touring band in a free concert on the lawn of Shippen Manor, Sunday,
July 13th at 6 PM. Burning Bridget Cleary players are: Rose Baldino
(fiddle, banjo) and Deirdre Lockman (fiddle, vocals), Lou Baldino
(guitar) and Peter Trezzi (djembe drum).
They have played hundreds of gigs along
the East Coast and produced four CDs. We play high-energy traditional
Celtic music, but with our own distinctive resonance,” Baldino says,
“We add in a lot of original pieces as well as contemporary tunes and
songs with a base of traditional and folk music. It’s very high-energy
and exciting including some haunting airs and beautiful waltzes as
Burning Bridget Cleary is a tribute to the last witch burned in
Ireland, according to folklore.
Shippen Manor is
located just off Route 31 in Oxford. This
free event starts at 6 P.M.
and is sponsored by the Warren County Cultural & Heritage Commission,
supported by the Warren County Freeholders, and is funded in part by
the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a Partner Agency of the
National Endowment for the Arts. The lawn at Shippen Manor is
reasonably accessible and accessible lavatories are available.
Blankets or Lawn Chairs, a Picnic, a Couple of Friends & Your Best
Relaxing Mood on Sunday, starting at 6 PM on the Shippen
Manor Lawn in Oxford. For further information please call (908)
453-4381. Individuals preferring speech or hearing assistance may call
the relay service at 711.
the restored 18th century iron master's mansion, is located 1/4 mile
west of the Route 31/Wall Street intersection in Oxford, on Belvidere
Avenue. Parking is limited and visitors are encouraged to park on
nearby Washington Avenue. Handicapped parking is available at the
Manor. There is no admission fee. For further information, please call