JUNO Award Winners Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy Celebrate Family with A Celtic Family Christmas DVD
TORONTO, ON – JUNO Award-winning fiddle virtuosos Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy wish they could do their annual touring concert series A Celtic Family Christmas. The DVD and CD both capture the intimate and unique show of the duo performing with their incredibly talented children, playing holiday favourites that are fun for the whole family.
This year, A Celtic Family Christmas will be safest enjoyed as a DVD you can watch with your loved ones in your own homes. With a lineup of familiar Christmas songs intermingled with classic Celtic songs sure to warm your heart, A Celtic Family Christmas brings you in the door, and welcomes you in as part of the MacMaster-Leahy family.
The accomplished duo has toured extensively over the years both together and separately, selling out venues across the continent. To fans of fiddle music, Natalie MacMaster needs no introduction. The Order of Canada recipient has released 11 albums, won two JUNO Awards, 11 East Coast Music Awards, has been nominated for a GRAMMY Award and collaborated with artists such as Yo-Yo Ma, Jesse Cook, Alison Krauss and more.
Donnell Leahy is a 3-time JUNO Award-winner, with internationally acclaimed musical group Leahy. He is widely recognized as one the best Celtic fiddlers in the world and is known for his high-energy playing style. The A Celtic Family Christmas 23-date Canadian tour will begin in Victoria, BC on November 23 and wrap in Peterborough, ON December 22.
“If you really love fiddle music, there are performances here that are nothing short of jaw dropping … performances that will raise you up and performances that will leave you misty–eyed,” – The Guardian