Laurel Martin



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Where to see Laurel

Friday October 12 7:00 PM- 9:00 PM: Indian Hill School
with Mark Roberts (flute) and Jim Prendergast (guitar)
Traditional Irish concert followed by session
Indian Hill School
Camilla Blackman Hall
36 King Street
Littleton, MA 01460

Thursday-Sunday, November 1-4: Fiddle Hell Weekend
Fiddle Hell is an amazing gathering of fiddlers to meet, learn, jam, and have fun.
Laurel will be leading workshops and sessions throughout the weekendand as well as performing in a mini-concert at 11am Friday November 2nd.
Westford Regency Inn
219 Littleton Road
Westford, Massachusetts

November 9-20, 2018, West Coast Fall Concert Tour, with Karan Casey
Childsplay performances are an exciting celebration of the folk violin; all 20 fiddlers in the ensemble play traditional music of Ireland, Scotland, America and Canada on instruments made by Cambridge violin maker Bob Childs.

Saturday 8 PM November 10th 7:30PM:  San Juan Community Theatre
Whittier Theatre  
100 2nd St.
Friday Harbor, Washington 98250
Box Office: 360-378-3210 

Sunday November 11th, 7PM: Childsplay, Seattle Symphony
Nordstrom recital hall/Benaroya hall
Benaroya Hall
200 University Street
Seattle, Washington
Tickets local: 206 215-4747
Tickets toll-Free: 866 833-4747

Tuesday November 13th, 7pm: Childsplay, The Egyptian Theatre
Egyptian Theatre
229 S Broadway
Coos Bay, OR 97420

Wednesday November 14th 7:30 PM: Childsplay, Austin Auditorium 
The Lasells Stewert Center
Austin Auditorium
Oregon State University
875 SW 26th Street
Corvallis, OR 97331
Information: 541 737-3101

Thursday November 15th 7:30 PM: Childsplay, The Aladdin Theatre
3017 SE Milwaukie Ave.
Portland, OR
503 234-9694

Friday November 16th 8 PM: Childsplay,  The Admiral Theatre 
515 Pacific Avenue
Bremerton, WA, 98337
Box Office: 360 373-6743

Saturday November 17th 8 PM:  Childsplay,  The Lincoln Theatre 
712 South First Street
Mount Vernon, WA
Box Office: 360 336-8955

Tuesday November 20th 7:30 PM: Childsplay,  Somerville Theatre 
Somerville Theatre
55 Davis Square
Somerville, Massachusetts
Tickets are on sale now at the Somerville Theatre

CD Release Party!! Larks & Thrushes
Sunday December 2, 7:00-10:00 PM
Parish Center for the Arts
10 Lincoln Street, 
Westford MA
Come celebrate the release of Laurel's new CD, Larks & Thrushes!
Concert with Laurel Martin, Jim Prendergast, Mark Roberts & Sarah Martin, followed by a session & refreshments

January 18-20, 2019  Boston Celtic Music Festival 
Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA
Laurel Martin, Jim Prendergast and Mark Roberts 
Friday January 18,   7:00 PM at Club Passim
Saturday January 19,  3:00 PM at Club Passim

Laurel Martin and Séamus Connolly at the Burren

Laurel Martin with Mark Roberts and Dan Comptan

Listen to Neil Pearlman's interview with Laurel on TradCafe

Laurel Martin, Mark Roberts, Kieran Jordan, and Flynn Cohen at BCMfest 2015

Laurel Martin, Mark Roberts, and Dan Compton in Concert

Laurel Martin, Mark Roberts, and Kieran Jordan at the Green Street Dance Studio in Cambridge, MA, April, 2014

Here is a You Tube clip from the BCMfest Tribute for Sťamus Connolly at Club Passim

Laurel performing with Sarah Thomae and Mark Simos at Childsplay concert, Oct. 2006