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A husband and wife team, Siusan O’Rourke & Zig Zeitler have performed internationally for a decade and in 2012, they were nominated by the Irish Music Association for “Top Duo”. A balladeer with a rich, textured alto voice and a quick wit, Siusan has a deep knowledge of Irish music and culture. Zig’s versatility is renowned. He plays guitar, banjo, fiddle, harmonica and the Irish bouzouki, and has recorded 18 CD’s. Siusan is a cancer survivor and she and Zig are tireless advocates and fundraisers for cancer research. Suisan and Zig hail from Saginaw, Michigan where they run The White Crow Music Conservatory.
The New York Irish Center’s live music program has hosted many great Irish artists including; Luka Bloom, Sephira, Tara O’Grady, Susan McKeown, Jamesons Revenge, Michael Brunnock and many many more.
We invite you to come join us for a fabulous evening of live music and to be a part of our community, making new friends reuniting with familiar faces. You are home with us, a place for all the generations to come and be together and celebrate Irish culture.
The New York Irish Center is situated in the beautiful waterfront community of Long Island City, Queens, only five mins. by subway from Grand Central Terminal.
For more about who we are and how we came to be where we are, please check out our promotional video at www.nyirish.org, it’s right there on the home page.
We are a group of writers who love Irish and Celtic arts. Some of us are performers; musicians; actors; some of us are authors; some of us journalists. Check this out for a list of our writers!
We would love to hear from you! Thoughts, suggestions, anything at all! Drop us a line.