Sheumas & Monica MacNeil Shows:
Thursday October 11thIsland Neighbours – United Protestant Church of Sydney River
Monica MacNeil is a saxophone player living in Sydney. She brings a unique sound to traditional music playing fiddle tunes on the soprano saxophone with her husband, Sheumas, on piano. She has appeared on recordings by Charlie MacCuspic, Buddy MacDonald and John Ferguson, McGinty, and Angelo Spinazzola. Along with bringing traditional Cape Breton music to the saxophone, Monica also brings it into the high school classroom, teaching Celtic music classes as a part of her music program at Riverview High School.