St. Patrick’s Pops Concert with Parkway Concert Orchestra - March 15 in West Roxbury

Due to public health considerations, this concert has been cancelled

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Holy Name Parish and Parkway Concert Orchestra, conducted by Brian Bell, on Sunday, March 15 at 3:00 p.m. at Holy Name Parish Hall, 535 West Roxbury Parkway, West Roxbury. Enjoy live orchestra music, step dancers, snacks and craft beer with family and friends. Bring your best Irish Soda Bread to share! The concert will feature Addy Buckley, fiddle; the Harney Academy of Irish Dance; and Tom Manguem, Music Director of Holy Name Parish, singing Danny Boy.

This concert is open to the public and is sponsored by Helen Tarantino, Shore Road Realty Cityside. Concert admission is $5 and children are free--all ages are welcome. All proceeds to benefit Holy Name Youth Ministry. Doors will open at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are available via Eventbrite, or at the door. For more information, visit us on Facebook at

The Program:

  • Arr.: Leroy Anderson
  • Irish Suite
  • I. The Irish Washerwoman
    II. The Minstrel Boy
    III. The Rakes of Mallow
  • Presenting Addy Buckley, fiddle
  • Arr.: Leroy Anderson
  • Irish Suite
  • IV. The Wearing of the Green
    V. The Last Rose of Summer, featuring concertmaster Sarah Rogers
    VI. The Girl I Left Behind Me
  • Arr.: arr. Grainger/Schmid
  • Irish Tune from County Derry (Danny Boy)
  • featuring Thomas Manguem, Music Director of Holy Name Parish
  • Irish Sing-a-long
  • Harney Academy of Irish Dance, Walpole