OUR BAND MEMBERS
Chris Craig, Ian Macdonald, Neil Beaton, Christine Davage, Ed Shirran
Vocals Guitar and Banjo
Chris has been playing music for over 30 years. Performing in bands ranging from country to blues. Chris has been here in Alberta for over 20 years but still has his Maritime roots. It’s been a dream to get back to his Maritime roots. Having spent time working and living in the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia he has spent many a late evening.
Singer Mandolin Whistle Percussion
Ian Brings years of Celtic influence to the table. Ian plays whistle and Bodhran as well sings harmony. Ian has traveled the world and enjoys playing music and sharing his knowledge with our clients.
Neil has been playing fiddle for over 30 years. Neil was a regular square dance player when he was growing up in Cape Breton as well as playing for numerous performance at local festivals, concerts, radio and television. Neil also had a guest appearance on an episode of Up Home Tonight a truly Maritime show. Neil has been in the Edmonton area for over 25 years and have played with the Celtic rock band Bat McGrath in the early 90’s as well as more recently with Grace O’Malley.
Ed wasi born in Newfoundland and was involved in music at an early age. Living in Ontario for many years he spent most of his free time playing music with his friends. Ed has been active with many other musicIans in Fort McMurray for the last ten years entertaining local audiences and volunteering with groups entertaining at seniors residences and at the hospitals. A guitarist and bassist for many years Ed has now added the Irish Bouzouki to his list and has a passion for Celtic, Irish and Bluegrass music.