Four Shillings Short – House Concert & School Residency

Four Shillings Short will be in Thermopolis for three programs Oct. 18-20, 2017. They will do a house concert Oct. 19 at 7 p.m., and a school residency. They will also do a mini-concert in the Wyoming Pioneer Home while they are here for the residence.

Four Shillings Short is a husband/wife duo — Aodh Og O’Tuama from Cork, Ireland, and Christy Martin from San Diego — who have been performing together for 20 years. Their music covers traditional and original music from Celtic lands, Medieval & Renaissance Europe, India and Americas.

In addition to vocals, they play over 30 instruments, including hammered and mountain dulcimers, mandolin, manola, bouzouki, tinwhistles, recorders, Medieval and Renaissance woodwinds, North Indian sitar, Native American flutes, Andean charango, bowed psaltery, banjo, guitar, bodhran, doumbek, percussion and krumhorn.

They have produced 12 albums and currently tour North America and Ireland, performing over 150 concerts a year.