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Dréos creates new Celtic music using traditional vocabulary

The School of Music and Dance World Music Series continues with a concert by Dréos on February 3, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Beall Concert Hall. Dréos members include Eliot Grasso, uilleann pipes; Brandon Vance, Scottish fiddle; and Glen Waddell, guitar. The ensemble performs at the crossroads between Irish and Scottish music. “Dréos” translates from Scottish Gaelic to the English word “blaze.”

The World Music Series is cosponsored by the OHC’s Endowment for Public Outreach in the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities. Tickets ($12, $8) are available at the door or in advance from the UO Ticket Office, tickets.uoregon.edu or (541) 346-4363.

Ed Edmo

“Many Nations—Many Stories”

The Many Nations Longhouse, with cosponsorship from the OHC, presents “Many Nations—Many Stories” an evening of Native American storytelling on February 15, 2017. The event begins with a salmon feast at 4 p.m. Featured storytellers include Delson Suppah (Warm Springs), Virginia Beavert (Yakama), Patricia Whereat (Coos), Ed Edmo (Shoshone Bannock), and James Florendo (Wasco). The Many Nations Longhouse is located at 1630 Columbia St. For information contact Gordon Bettles at (541) 206-2202.

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