Join Auntie Liz on Tuesday 22 nd May where her studio guest will be Colm Keegan! 8-9pm slot
Colm has released his first ‘solo’ album ‘the Day My Life Began’ and tours with his wife Laura Durrant who now reside in Glasgow with their family where Colm also teaches! They are both out touring in North America in July
Catch up – 1st Hour Second Hour
Multi-award winning Irish singer Colm Keegan is best known as one of the Principal singers with PBS sensation show Celtic Thunder. A Dubliner born and bred, Colm may still only be in his 20s but has already achieved an extensive career to date. From singing from the age of 4 he became a chorister throughout his formative years.
Upon entering University College Dublin, Colm obtained a singing scholarship with the UCD Choral Scholars under Dr. Desmond Earley. He also achieved a scholarship position in Dublin’s Choral Foundation, returning to Dr. Ite O’Donovan, and featured as a member of the Habemus Chamber Choir, allowing Colm to fully focus on his new musical ambitions. These choirs allowed Colm the opportunity to perform in numerous Cathedrals around Ireland, while also having performing in venues such as St. Peter’s Basilica, Rome; Brno Cathedral, Prague; St. Patrick’s Cathedral, NY; St. John de Lateran, Rome; La Catedral de la Santa Creu i Santa Eulàlia, Barcelona, to name but a few.
Colm graduated from UCD with a BAhons Music and Irish degree, to immediately become a member of the Aontas Choral Ensemble, touring with the Irish global phenomenon Celtic Woman. Having spent a year with the group, completing two European tours, a tour of Asia, the making of ‘Believe’ CD & DVD and a five-month North American tour, Colm audition and was accepted to become a Principal singer in one of the biggest shows Ireland has produced, Celtic Thunder.
With Celtic Thunder, Colm featured on a several Albums and DVDs, reaching Number 1 on the prestigious Billboard’s World Artist of the year. He has toured around some of the biggest stages across America, Canada and Australia, whilst also being invited to perform for a private audience in the Pentagon
Colm is on tour with his wife Laura Durrant in North America in July 2018!
Up coming gigs in USA Tour
05 July 2018 Wethersfield, CT William Pitkin Community Centre: 30 Greenfield Street, Wethersfield, CT
06 July 2018 Sherrill, NY St Helena’s Church: 210 Primo Ave, Sherrill, NY 13461
07 July 2018 LeRoy, NY First Presbyterian Church: LeRoy, 7 Clay St, LeRoy, NY 14482
08 July 2018 Newmanstown, PA 160 Horse Happy Rd, Newmanstown, PA 17073
10 July 2018 Yonkers, NY Rory Dolans: 890 McLean Ave, Yonkers, NY 10704, USA
11 July 2018 Chambersburg, PA Inn at Ragged Edge: 1090 Ragged Edge Rd., Chambersburg PA 17201
12 July 2018 Parkton, MD 709 Miller rd. Parkton, MD 21120
13 July 2018 Southampton, PA 602 Paddock Dr, Southampton, PA 18966
14 July 2018 Johnstown, PA PRIVATE EVENT
16 July 2018 Roanoke, VA Roanoke, VA PRIVATE EVENT
18 July 2018 Waxhaw, NC 4116 Hoffmeister Drive, Waxhaw, NC 28173 PRIVATE EVENT
19 July 2018 Columbia, SC 3927 Montgomery Avenue. 29205
20 July 2018 Senoia, GA 94 Rock House Ridge Senoia Ga 30276
22 July 2018 Jacksonville, FL 3440 Charmont Drive Jacksonville, Florida 32211
23 July 2018 Cocoa Beach, FL Nolan’s Irish Pub: 204 W Cocoa Beach Causeway, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
Though correct at time of printing, please check Artists website for any changes, amendments or alterations
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