The Jig Is Up!

Houston’s premier traditional Irish band, presents both ancient and new tunes and songsTheJigPromo in innovative and dynamic arrangements. The band will keep you “On Yer Toes,” whether they’re playing flute tunes from Sligo and Roscommon, fiddle tunes from Clare, or polkas and slides from Kerry. The songs will warm your heart and help you share the “Irish experience.”
Robert Shaddox, with his clear tenor voice, is the band’s main vocalist. His skilled bodhrán adds punch to the dance tunes. Diehl Moran’s inventive fiddle, banjo and mandolin provide grace and drive to the music. Larry Mallette is the featured flute and whistle player and resident composer. Matt Lewis’ skilled guitar sparks the dance tunes and adds lyrical beauty to the ballads that he and Robert sing. Judd Heartsill’s driving accordion fills out the band’s big sound and provides the “nyah.”

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Traditional Irish Music (Small Sample)

  • Mayor Harrison’s Fedora 
  • Gander int the Pratie Hole 
  • Erin Gra Mo Chroi 
  • Paddy Fahey’s No 1
  • Pretty Fair Maid
  • I Once Loved a Lass 
  • The Rolling Jig 
  • The County Down 
  • The Parting Glass 
  • Man of The House 
  • Willy Reilly
  • The Battering Ram