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.
January – April 2015
- Saturday, January 17, 2015
Celtic Junction836 Prior Avenue NorthSaint Paul,MN 55104USA
MN Scottish Celtic Dance Assoc Burns NightTime: 6:30 pm
What better way to celebrate the birthday of Scotland's national bard, Robert Burns, than with a whole bunch of Scottish dancers and musicians? Come join the MSCDA, Dalwhinnie (Don, Sherry and fiddler Rosa), and a cast of dozens of Scots entertainers as they present the second annual Burns Night at the Celtic Junction. Light appetizers, dance instruction by the McCrackens, Scottish entertainment included in the modest $22 admission (see website below for tickets). Beer and wine available for purchase at the cash bar. Kilts optional; fun guaranteed! Social Hour commences 6:30 pm, regular entertainment program at 7:30 pm. Scots Wha-hey!MN Scottish Celtic Dance Assoc Burns Night»
- Friday, January 30, 2015
Historic LeDuc Estate1629 Vermillion StreetHastings,MN 55033USA
LeDuc Historic Estate Burns NightTime: 7:00 pm
Join Don, Sherry and Rosa (of Dunquin and Dalwhinnie) and Andrew Fox, Highland piper and singer, at the LeDuc Estate's first annual Burns Night/ Scotch Tasting at the LeDuc House. Watch this space for more details in January. Some scotch tasting, great Scottish appetizers, and a whole lot of Robbie Burns-based entertainment will be offered in this beautiful Victorian house. Seating will be limited; call the LeDuc House for reservations:651-437-7055.LeDuc Historic Estate Burns Night»
- Friday, February 6, 2015
Olivet Congregational Church Hall1850 Iglehart AvenueSaint Paul,MN 55104USA
Scottish Island Concert 13th AnnualTime: 7:30 pm
The island is calling! Join Dunquin, special music guests Lisa Soltermann and Jim Moss, and author Audrey McClellan as we once more conjure up the beautiful little island of Eilean Dubh on the first Friday in February. Listen to the very best of Scottish music and tales and partake in the fabulous Scottish Tea at the interval. We'll have tunes and treats galore, from Scotland, America; Cape Breton and the Baroque era.All this is in beautiful Scottish kirk hall. Doors open at 7 pm; concert at 7:30. $15 admission at the door includes the complimentary tea. See you on the island!