Keltic Kaleidoscope : Some Keltic Some Knot
Keltic Kaleidoscope was formed in 1995. The musicians in the group include Matt Cassidy on banjo, guitar, and electric bass, Dave Lymanstall playing fiddle and bodhrán, and Mary Behan Miller playing keyboard, guitar and bodhrán. The newest member, Sally Hayes Makulinski plays the keyboard, flute and tin whistle. The band performs a variety of Celtic and American folk songs using two- and three-part harmonies along with a few songs from the sixties. The group has performed at a variety of venues including The University of Michigan, the Toledo Hibernian St. Patrick's Day Festival, the Toledo Irish-American Festival, the Cloister at the Toledo Museum of Art and Mickey Finn's Pub. 'Keltic Beginnings,' the group's first CD was released in 2000 and includes a variety of Irish favorites, which tell of various misadventures associated with love, war and drink. The Second CD, 'Some Keltic, Some Knot' was released in 2001. It features a number of Irish songs along with selections from other genres. Mary Behan Miller has just released a solo album, 'A Celtic Journey,' which is now available on CD Baby.