Sherry Ladig is a musician and composer in Minnesota’s Twin Cities of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. A frequent performer of many styles of folk music including Traditional Irish (Dunquin), Scottish dance and concert performance (Dalwhinnie), mid-to-late 19th century American (The New Pearl Buttons), and Elite Rabble (music from the Georgian and Regency periods, including English Country Dance music and British naval music). Sherry performs Celtic and 19th-century historic music regularly in the Twin Cities. Dunquin, Dalwhinnie, and all Sherry’s bands are available for private or public events all around the Twin Cities metropolitan area. Contact Sherry to arrange a gig!
Also an active composer, Sherry is the composer-in-residence for the Minnesota Mandolin Orchestra and composes a wide range of works for all types of instrumental and choral ensembles.
March – June 2015
- Saturday, March 7, 2015
Trotter's Cafe232 Cleveland Avenue NorthSaint Paul,MN 55104USA
Dunquin at Trotter's CafeTime: 6:00 pm
Come join Dunquin for a St Pat's Day warmup (10 days early) as we play music for your dinner hour at Trotter's! We're doing our usual raising money for the Merriam Park Food Shelf; all tips that night go to the food shelf, AND Trotter's contributes to the tip jar. Eat well, enjoy local music, AND do good! Music goes from 6-8 pm. The food and the tunes are fresh, tasty, and locally produced; see you there!
- Tuesday, March 17, 2015
St Olaf Catholic Church215 South 8th StreetMinneapolis,MN 55402USA
St Patrick's Day PartyTime: 12:00 pm
Join Thistledown as we play after mass in St Olaf Catholic Church's Social Hall! Green lemonade, corned beef sandwiches and cornier Irish songs; all welcome. Free, but donation requested to defray expenses. This is the only gig of the year when we play the Unicorn Song if requested, but the crowd loves it (for the last twenty years).Landmark Center75 West Fifth StreetSaint Paul,MN 55102USA
IMDA Annual St Patrick's Day CelebrationTime: 3:15 pm
Join the Irish Music and Dance Association's annual post-parade hooley in the Landmark Center, bringing you dozens of Irish music bands and dancers, workshops and the tearoom. This is one of the biggest (and family-friendly) irish events all year, so come on down! Dunquin plays from 3:15-4 p.m. in the tearoom, but catch the other marvelous musical groups as well, throughout the building.IMDA Annual St Patrick's Day Celebration»