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Session at The Landmark Tavern

Mondays from 8 to 11 pm
626 11th Avenue at 46th Street, Manhattan
For more info, call (212) 247-2562 or visit

This classic Irish saloon at the corner of Eleventh Avenue and 46th Street has been a New York City landmark since since 1868, when James Clare first opened for business on what was then the Hudson River waterfront. Landfill has moved the waterfront a block west to Twelfth Avenue since then, and gaslight gave way to electricity a while back, but you can stll get a taste of the old Hell's Kitchen (as well as fine modern dining) at The Landmark. Every Monday, Don Meade and friends gather in the back room for an Irish traditional music session.


November 12: Brenda Castles
Super concertina player and singer from Co. Meath.

November 19: Gene Bender
Local fiddler with impressive technique and good traditional taste.

November 26: Cillian Vallely
The uilleann piping star of Irish supergroup LĂșnasa.

December 3: SĂ©agda Coyle
Fabulous button accordionist and talented tunesmith.

December 10: Dylan Foley
New York's most recent All-Ireland champion fiddler.

December 17: Cillian Vallely
See above!

December 24: No Session - Merry Christmas!

December 31: No Session - Happy New Year!

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