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Golden Bough

About the Artist

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For 30 years Golden Bough has performed in schools & toured internationally. They have recorded 25 CDs as a duo. This year they have the pleasure of performing with their violin/fiddle/viola player.

Teaching Philosophy

Golden Bough keeps music alive by involving students & inviting them to see & hear unique instruments & music in a concert setting, exposing them to folk music from around the world.

The children (K-5) were enchanted & engaged during the entire fifty-minute assembly. The kids are still talking about it!" --Principal, Beaverton

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From Ireland to America Less

With the Celtic harp, guitar, mandolin, accordion, harmonica and penny-whistle and a demonstration of Irish dance, internationally acclaimed touring and recording artists Golden Bough share how the music of Ireland has influenced the folk music of the United States. Students come away knowing that the most important ingredient for having fun with music is imagination.
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Travel Costs: For sites located more than 15 miles from downtown Portland, an additional mileage fee will be applied and is calculated using the IRS reimbursement rate.

Venue Requirements: Set-up time: 45 min. Strike time: 30 min. Break between performances: 10 min. Can perform anywhere but prefer a stage. 8 x 8' minimum performance space. Require 2 chairs without arms, 1 small table and 1 electrical outlet. Students should sit on the floor in rows with a 3' aisle in the middle and 6' from the performance area.

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503-225-5900
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Keywords: dance, folk dance, folk music, history, Ireland, multi-cultural, multicultural, music, singing
Performances
Pre-K
K
1
2
3
4
5
6
Less
Single Price: $665
Pair Price: $770
Maximum Audience: 600
Family Arts Night Performance Less
Single Price: $665
Maximum Audience: 600
International Folk Music Less

Using an array of interesting folk instruments and singing songs from other lands in their original languages, Golden Bough takes students on a worldwide musical journey that demonstrates how different cultures use similar instruments to create unique musical forms.
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Travel Costs: For sites located more than 15 miles from downtown Portland, an additional mileage fee will be applied and is calculated using the IRS reimbursement rate.

Venue Requirements: Set-up time: 45 min. Strike time: 30 min. Break between performances: 10 min. Can perform anywhere but prefer a stage. 8 x 8' minimum performance space. Require 2 chairs without arms, 1 small table and 1 electrical outlet. Students should sit on the floor in rows with a 3' aisle in the middle and 6' from the performance area.

Add to Wishlist
503-225-5900
or e-mail us
Keywords: dance, folk dance, folk music, history, multicultural, multi-cultural, music, singing
Performances
Pre-K
K
1
2
3
4
5
6
Less
Single Price: $665
Pair Price: $770
Maximum Audience: 600
Family Arts Night Performance Less
Single Price: $665
Maximum Audience: 600