Date: August 29, 2022
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Old South First Congregational Church, 235 Main Street, Farmington
The Gothard Sisters from Edmunds, Washington will bring their incredible musical talents and wonderful personalities to Old South Church stage on Monday, August 29. It has been three years since these lovely ladies appeared at Old South. Doors open at 6:15pm and show starts at 7:00pm.
Tickets: Adults $20, Seniors (65+) and Students $15. A link to online ticket purchase will be added. Tickets will be available at the door. For reservations, other than online ticket purchases, call 207-491-5919 and leave a message with your name, number of tickets and a return call telephone number.
COVID PRECAUTIONS PDATE:
**FACE MASKS ARE OPTIONAL as of 8/1/22 inside the building for ages 4 and up. This policy is subject to change up until the day of the concert.
Old South Church is handicapped accessible at the Main Street entrance. There will be no jams session or intermission refreshments at this event.
The Gothard Sisters are a dynamic musical group of three sisters from the Pacific Northwest in Edmunds, Washington, who play contemporary Celtic folk music. Through over 10 years of performing, touring and writing music together, the optimistic style of their music and performances continue to resonate with their fans, building a loyal international following.
Their latest album, Dragonfly, features the sisters playing an assortment of acoustic instruments and vocals combined with modern production to create music exploring themes of resilience and adventure.
The Gothard Sisters have performed in venues across the United States, including a concert at the Kennedy Center's Millennium stage in Washington DC, performances with Disney Cruise line in Europe, and a 20-city concert tour of Japan in 2019.
Blending Celtic, folk, classical and new age musical influences, the Gothard Sisters bring songs to life with violin, acoustic guitar, mandolin, bodhran, djembe, whistle and vocal harmonies, creating music that is "vivid, inspirational and captivating." (Tim Carroll, Folk Words Review 2018)
Writing and recording near their home in the Pacific Northwest, the band has released 8 albums and has performed over 1,000 live shows over the course of their career.
The Name and Meaning:
Gothard (GAW-third) is an old English surname meaning “Good and Hardy.”
For more information about the Gothard Sisters and music videos to watch visit www.gothardsisters.com
“Music both fresh as sunrise and yet drenched in tradition.”
— Tim Carroll, Folk Words Review
“The sisters have captured life in all its beauty…inspiring us to appreciate the world around us and life in general.”
-Gráinne McCool, Irish Music Magazine