Eimear Arkins & Eileen Gannon have been lighting up the Irish music scene in St. Louis for the past several years. Eileen, a St. Louis native, is one of the top Irish harp players in the world. She has won numerous accolades including the highly coveted Senior Harp title at Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann (World Irish Music Championships). She has a bachelor’s degree in Music Performance from St. Louis University and a master’s degree in Ethnomusicology from University of Limerick.
Eimear is an award winning singer and fiddle player from County Clare with eleven solo Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann titles to her credit. She has performed throughout the US and Ireland with acclaimed bands. Eimear released her debut album What’s Next? In June 2018.
Together they will perform a blend of haunting harp melodies, sean nos songs, and plenty of toe-tapping dance tunes!