traditional http://kalw.org en Irish Accordion Master Paddy O'Brien Live This Saturday http://kalw.org/post/irish-accordion-master-paddy-obrien-live-saturday <p>Paddy O'Brien will be our special guest this Saturday 3 pm on "Folk Music &amp; Beyond."&nbsp; Paddy will demonstrate his mastery of the accordion and talk about his remarkable musical memory for traditional tunes. &nbsp;He has collected more than 4,000 compositionsā€”jigs, reels, hornpipes, airs, and marches, including many rare and unusual tunes.&nbsp; &nbsp;Paddy will open the Crossroads Irish-American Festival in San Francisco this weekend.</p><p></p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 08:50:31 +0000 JoAnn Mar 40225 at http://kalw.org Irish Accordion Master Paddy O'Brien Live This Saturday Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill Live on Folk Music & Beyond http://kalw.org/post/martin-hayes-and-dennis-cahill-live-folk-music-beyond <p>The great Irish fiddler Martin Hayes and guitarist Dennis Cahill return to Folk Music &amp; Beyond for a live performance this Saturday February 25th at 3 pm. &nbsp;Hayes ranks among the most innovative and distinguished fiddlers playing traditional music today.</p> Sun, 19 Feb 2012 04:46:30 +0000 JoAnn Mar 6129 at http://kalw.org Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill Live on Folk Music & Beyond