Re-imagining the Music of the Emerald Isle:

Nessa invites your audience on an eclectic voyage exploring the traditional music of Ireland.  This intriguing journey bridges jigs and reels with Jamaican roots music, ancient folk flute melodies with African drumming, creating Nessa’s exciting Celtic Fusion concert event. This beautifully realized Celtic music adventure includes songs about mystical treasures and mythological adventures with mermaids, selkies and other sea creatures that will delight your senses!

During the performance Nessa rouses your audience to movement with their wonderfully modern approach to this world music while leader, vocalist and flutist, Kelly McDermott’s witty exchanges with the audience will provide historical anecdotes and insights.  A beautifully unique way to discover and learn about the music of Ireland in a live concert setting!


Happy Holidays from the Emerald Isle!

An exciting celebration of the holidays!  Join Nessa for an inspiring, meaningful exploration into Irish and Scottish music. Featuring a variety of beautiful arrangements, you’ll be transported back in time as you experience this fun performance.  Highlights include “Celtic Alleluia” and “Wexford Carol”.


CelticA: Nessa with Dancers!

“…a good, hard shoe travel reel going along with a rollicking tune, they fit so well.”  Cynthia Canty – NPR