Cassie and Maggie MacDonald are performing a live concert in Bishop Hill on February 25, 2023 at the Bishop Hill Creative Commons, located at 309 N. Bishop Hill Street. The night begins with a potluck dinner at 6 PM, with music starting at 7 PM. The concert is open to guests of all ages. A $20-30 donation is suggested.
Nova Scotian sisters, Cassie and Maggie, have been lighting up the world with their unique blend of traditional and contemporary Celtic instrumentals and vocals. Appearing on stages across North America, the UK, and Europe, the sisters have enchanted audiences far and wide with lively fiddle, piano and guitar arrangements, stunning sibling vocal harmonies in both English and Gaelic, all complemented by their intricate and percussive step-dancing style.
2016 Live Ireland Radio’s “Vocalists of the Year” and “New Group of the Year”, Chicago Irish-American Newspaper’s “Emerging Artist Recording of the Year” winners, Galaxie Radio “Rising Stars”, Independent Music Award “World Song of the Year” nominees, multiple Canadian Folk Music Awards recipients, East Coast Music Award and Music Nova Scotia Award nominees, Nova Scotian sisters Cassie & Maggie are among the top musical acts in demand on the Celtic scene.
“With songs ranging from heartbreakingly beautiful and soft to loud and boisterous, Cassie and Maggie’s sisterly voices blend in such a way that you automatically know it is genetic… theirs are voices that wrap themselves around each other more than others.” – No Depression
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