Traditional band has toured the worldOne of Ireland's tradition-rooted bands, Dervish, with its combination of virtuosic instrumentation, high-energy arrangements and ultra-sweet vocals, will be playing at Cal State Northridge on Saturday.
Featured at the Plaza del Sol Performance Hall on Saturday, October 13 at 8 p.m., these elements will be drawn together by vocalist Cathy Jordan’s masterful stage presence. Her stories to the songs and interaction with the audience draw people to the music in a way very few performers can achieve. “The musical integrity makes the group a formidable heir to the throne…of The Chieftains” international space… Simply a brilliant and uncluttered testimonial to music imagination and talent,” says the Irish Times.
Formed in1989 by a group of five musicians, now seven, Dervish has entertained numerous times at the White House, and has successfully toured every corner of the globe.
Dervish will be at the Plaza del Sol Performance Hall (formerly the Performing Arts Center) at California State University, Northridge, Saturday, October 13, 2007 at 8 p.m. Tickets are available from $20-$42. There are a limited number of student tickets available at $20 each (limit 2 per student) with proper ID. 20% Group Discounts for 12 or more are available by calling 818-677-7686. Parking is $5 at all times. All regular priced tickets can be purchased by calling the Ticket Office at 818-677-2488 or log on to:www.ArtsNorthridge.csun.com.
The Plaza del Sol Performance Hall is located off the west side of Zelzah Avenue, between Prairie and Plummer Streets in the Plaza del Sol complex. Patrons should use Parking Lot G4 and follow the orange signs to the ticket office, located near the Performance Hall staircase.