The Celtic Junction

Weaving the traditions of Dance, Music, Art & Language

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836 Prior Avenue
St. Paul, MN, 55104


Bua in Concert, April 25


“Bua evokes the good times that Irish traditional music so often celebrates,” playing in a manner to “raise the rafters with their playing, charm with their singing, and delight with their contemporary energy.”

Irish Music Awards’ 2009 “Top Traditional Group” is Bua, a quartet comprised of some of the most talented young musicians in the US. Brían Ó hAirt: vocals, concertina, sean-nós dance; Sean Gavin: flute, uilleann pipes; Devin Shepherd: fiddle; Brian Miller: guitar, bouzouki, vocals. [More]

Leo & Anto in Concert, May 9


Leo Moran of the Saw Doctors and Anthony Thistlewaite of The Waterboys are bringing their acoustic show to The Junction! With The Saw Doctors on sabbatical, and with Anthony’s and Leo’s troubadour feet becoming itchy, the two friends put together a show to bring around that will include different takes on well-known Saw Doctors’ songs, versions of lesser-known and less-played songs, a few from Anthony’s solo-albums and other songs written recently with Padraig Stevens. [More]

Minnesota Celtic Fiddlers, May 17

Looking to learn some new tunes? Interested in adding to your repertoire of techniques? Do you seek performance options in addition to participating in sessions?  We are the Minnesota Celtic Fiddlers and we'd like you to join us for our meeting! [More]

Minnesota Irish Music Weekend (MIM), June 12-14

Presented by the CIM, the Minnesota Irish Music Weekend is a unique festival that pairs world-class traditional Irish musicians and teachers with learners of all ages and abilities for a weekend of workshops, lectures, the Friday night Great Session Experience and a rare and virtuosic Saturday night concert featuring the visiting artists.

Each of the visiting artists is recognized for their musical mastery, and will offer insights and techniques to help learners tap into the deep roots of traditional Irish music. We are pleased to welcome all five of our visiting artists to MIM for the first time! [More]

Minnesota Irish Music Weekend Master Concert, June 13

Presented by the Center for Irish Music, the MIM Master Concert is the signature event of the Minnesota Irish Music weekend. Featuring the 2015 visiting artists: Joanie Madden, Mick Mulcahy, Louise Mulcahy, Michelle Mulcahy, Bridget Fitzgerald, and Sean Clohessy. 

The concert showcases each visiting musician’s artistry and repertoire, and offers a chance to hear both classic and unique musical pairings. [More]


The Celtic Junction is an all ages venue.
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