The Petersens Bluegrass Band from Branson, Missouri, USA kick off the 2019 Bluegrass season at The Village Arts Centre, Kilworth on this coming Monday, January 21.
The show starts at 8pm sharp. Tickets are €15 and are available from the usual outlets.
This time, the Petersens come as a six piece band with five family members and one non-member, Emmett Franz.
Excellent instrumentally, their sibling harmonies make them a stand out as something really special, with great arrangements of classic bluegrass, Gospel and country music.
Every May, Silver Dollar City on the outskirts of Branson, have a month long Bluegrass Festival and The Petersens are noted performers there.
The Petersens feature Ellen Petersen (banjo/vocals), Julianne Petersen (mandolin/vocals), Katie Petersen (fiddle/vocals), Matt Petersen (guitar/vocals), Karen Petersen (bass/vocals) and Emmett Franz (dobro/vocals).
Tickets from The Avondhu offices in Fermoy (025-32227) and Mitchelstown (025-24451), Cotter’s Bar, Kilworth (025-43615), call 087-7921771 or 087-6492514.