Willos' are an International Irish-Italian band based in Italy that offers a unique show of contemporary traditional Irish music and songs performed with acoustic instruments: Fiddle, folk guitar, Irish Bouzouki, Irish Flute, Bass flute, Bodhràn. They offer a selection of their own compositions, arrangements and traditional songs mixed with Irish reels & jigs with a modern twist. The band offers a powerful and energetic show with fun vibes perfect for any festival or family event.
The band has experience of more than 600 gigs in Italy, France, Ireland, Switzerland, Poland, Austria. This year the band plans to showcase for the first time in the Netherlands.
The band has released 3 CDs, the latest CD was distributed by CLADDAGH RECORDS in DUBLIN and produced by Athena Tergis - a well-known American Irish fiddle from the US band Green Fields of America.
The band has collaborated with some of the most prestigious well known musicians in the Irish folk scene such as Liz Carroll, John Doyle, Martin Tourish among others.
Willos’ are: Stephanie Martin on fiddle from Belfast (IRL), Angelica McGlynn originating from Kildare (IRL) on vocals, three Italian musicians Lorenzo del Grande- Irish flutes & whistles, Luca Mercurio on Guitar and Irish Bouzouki and Giulio Putti on bodhràn.
The band continues to develop their own style, composing and producing a unique sound. With
a repertoire full of Reels, jigs, polkas, ballads, Willos’ show cannot be missed!
23 May 2020
24 May 2020