About

“Craic” (/?krack/krak), or “crack” is an Irish term for fun, entertainment and good times.  The Celtic Craic has been performing since 2009 in Minnesota and Wisconsin.  We have played in a variety of venues such as bars/pubs, weddings, and outdoor concerts.

 

Current Members:

 

Gerard was born and raised in County Kerry, Ireland where he learned to play traditional Irish accordion as a young lad.  He also provides vocals, harmonica, and percussion.

 

Cathy has been singing and playing keyboards since the age of 3.  She received a B.A. in music from Gustavus Adolphus College, where she played saxophone, piano, and sang in a variety of ensembles.  She provides vocals, keyboard, guitar, and writes original songs in both traditional Irish and contemporary styles.

 

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