BIRD ON THE WIRE

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Komedia Bath
22-23 Westgate Street Bath, BA1 1EP
Price:£22

A 10-piece collective of outstanding musicians interpreting the music of one of the greatest songwriters of our time, Bird on the Wire has already received rave reviews.

Pauline Scanlon and The Whileaways will celebrate many of Cohen’s best-loved life works. They lead a masterful collective including Will Merrigan on bass, Dave Clancy on keys, Beoga legend, Eamon Murray on drums, together with strings and brass sections.

Pauline Scanlon galvanized the Irish music scene with her stunning debut album, Red Colour Sun, over ten years ago. As a solo artist and as a member of vocal duo LUMIERE, Scanlon has entranced audiences the world over with her distinctly delicate intensity. Pauline has performed and recorded with a wide range of artists including Damien Dempsey, Sinéad O’Connor, John Spillane and is a member of several high profile groups including Dønal Lunny’s Atlantic Arc Orchestra. Scanlon has presentedseveral music-based Television programmes for both the BBC and TG4 in recent years and released her latest album ‘Gossamer’ in 2016 to critical acclaim.

The Whileaways are three powerful forces in Irish roots music, Noelie McDonnell, Noriana Kennedy and Nicola Joyce combine to create a beguiling tapestry of harmonies, tradition and beautifully crafted original songs. Their sound is simply captivating, enthralling live audiences and securing their firm footing in roots music both in Ireland and internationally.


AUDITORIUM TICKETS are on the ground floor, in theatre style rows and are allocated. The auditorium is fully wheelchair accessible- please contact us for wheelchair tickets.

BALCONY TICKETS are allocated, in cinema style rows on the first floor. Please note, there is no disabled access to the balcony.

Seated Event – please contact us if you have specific access requirements.

AGES 14+ (Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult) // DOORS 19:30

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BIRD ON THE WIRE