Cara Dillon: Upon A Winter's Night

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CARA DILLONUPON A WINTER'S NIGHTCHRISTMAS TOUR - 2021Cara Dillon, possessed of one of the most celebrated folk voices to havecome out of Ireland, will be touring her annual Christmas show 'Upon AWinter's Night'. The overwhelming success of previous tours cementing thismagical and memorable festive experience as a firm tradition for many yearsto come.Cara and her band will once again capture the mystery of Christmas with acollection of songs ancient and modern providing a welcome reminder thatthe festive season can be about more than just commercialism. A far cry from'Jingle Bells' and 'Santa Baby' Cara will be joined by her wonderful bandwho weave celtic and folksy rhythms alongside reverent and atmosphericcarols while Cara holds the darkness at bay with the purity of her voice.As modest and down to earth as they come, Cara admits to being takenaback by the success of her acclaimed Christmas album 'Upon A Winter'sNight' when it reached Number 1 in the Indie Album Charts not once, buttwice in 2016. With 17 dates on sale this year there's plenty of opportunityfor people to catch this uplifting and moving concert. There is another side toChristmas?far away from Bing crooning and Noddy screaming?it's a placewhere the story of Jesus' birth is retold with genuine wonder and celebratedwith the dignity, passion and beauty it deserves. Christmas is one of Cara'spassions and her live show and album only go to prove it.Throughout an enviable career which has seen her explore opportunities totread many different paths - from releasing folk crossover albums on indielabel Rough Trade; working on Disney soundtracks to collaborations withleading UK dance DJ/producers - Cara has continuously chosen to firmlyplant herself within the landscape of her cultural heritage. She occupies aposition at the very top of the Irish Folk genre. This extraordinary Irish singerhas been captivating audiences, winning awards and achieving exceptionalacclaim for over 20 years. She has (according to Mojo magazine) "Quitepossibly the world's most beautiful female voice".'Simple and stunning' - The Sunday Times'An instant Christmas classic' - BBC'There's enchantment aplenty' - The Independent ? ? ? ?'A reminder of the real meaning of the Festive Season, uplifting andinspirational' - The Daily EchoPlease note, there is a ?2.00 commission included in the ticket price.


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