The Starry Session – Sunday, November 30 – 8 to midnight (Berkeley)

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The Elderberries will host the long-running session of traditional Irish music at Berkeley’s Starry Plough.

Thanks to Shay Black for inviting us to host these 5th-Sunday gatherings.

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3101 Shattuck Avenue (at Prince Street) in Berkeley. A few blocks from Ashby BART.

No cover — All toddlers welcome until the restaurant closes at 10pm (then 21+).

Sunday nights at The Starry Plough are a rare, wonderful, old-world scene with great food, drink, & energy — and traditional Irish tunes and songs. On the first Sunday of each month, hear excellent music-craft in tune sessions led by fine local musicians.

Mondays nights are special too, with traditional Irish dance. John Slaymaker teaches and leads beginning-to-advanced dancers, while Richard Page leads live music onstage.

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The sketches below are from a recent session. Thanks to animator Nikita Taranduke for sharing! See more of his amazing work at:

http://taranduke.tumblr.com/

http://nikitaanimation.com/

http://instagram.com/taranduke

 

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