Danú
McAninch Arts Center
425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
Music
Mar 08, 2024

Danú’s expert musicians, skilled in flute, tin whistle, fiddle, button accordion, bouzouki and vocals, have been wowing audiences around the world with their renditions of classical Irish music. Danú has won awards from the BBC and Irish Music Magazine and has toured throughout Europe and North America, including performances at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles and Symphony Space of New York City.

The performers include Nell Ní Chróinín (Lead Vocals, Flute & Whistles), Benny McCarthy (Button Accordion, Melodeon), Oisín McAuley (Fiddle, Backing Vocals), Éamon Doorley (Irish bouzouki, backing vocals), Ivan Goff (Uilleann Pipes, Flute and Whistles), Tony Byrne (Guitar, Backing Vocals) and Billy Sutton (Bodhran [Irish Drum] and Mandolin). Danú has released 10 albums, and their concerts feature “a vibrant mix of viruosity, energy, and empathy,” raved The Washington Post