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Multi-faceted fiddle virtuoso to perform in CO


Last updated 2/26/2020 at 6:11am

Fiddle virtuoso Eileen Ivers is coming out with a new album next month - and two shows on March 13-14 with the Colorado Springs Philharmonic.

When Eileen was 18, she walked into a NYC music store and her eye fell upon a blue electric violin. A forward-thinking clerk set her up with it and a bunch of pedals, and blew her mind wide open. Ever since, she's been forward thinking herself, and that violin-and-pedals setup has helped her redefine what Celtic roots music is.

An undeniable part of American roots music, Celtic music has a broad base and wide-reaching branches. Eileen goes out on l...

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