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Upcoming Dates

  • December 13, 2019
  • A Celtic Christmas
    101 Museum Drive
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    760-325-4490 [map]
  • 8pm
  • $53
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from Eric's film & television soundtracks, and songs of the Christmas tradition from the British Isles, Ireland and other Celtic nations, the evening will deliver a sublime musical experience. Joining Eric & Dirk will be Stephanie Bennett on Celtic harp (Adele, Paul McCartney, Outlander), and special guest Nuala Kennedy from Dundalk, Ireland on vocals & flute.

    Click for Tickets & Info

  • December 14, 2019
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 8pm
  • $30
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from Eric's film & television soundtracks, and songs of the Christmas tradition from the British Isles, Ireland and other Celtic nations, the evening will deliver a sublime musical experience. Joining Eric & Dirk will be Stephanie Bennett on Celtic harp (Adele, Paul McCartney, Outlander), and special guest Nuala Kennedy from Dundalk, Ireland on vocals & flute.

    Click for Tickets & Info

  • December 15, 2019
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 5pm
  • $30
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from Eric's film & television soundtracks, and songs of the Christmas tradition from the British Isles, Ireland and other Celtic nations, the evening will deliver a sublime musical experience. Joining Eric & Dirk will be Stephanie Bennett on Celtic harp (Adele, Paul McCartney, Outlander), and special guest Nuala Kennedy from Dundalk, Ireland on vocals & flute.

    Click for Tickets & Info

  • January 16, 2020
  • Celtic Music in Hollywood
    415 Avenida Granada
    San Clemente, CA 92672
    (949) 498-2139 [map]
  • 7pm
  • $25/$30
  • details+-
  • This performance will be an under-the-radar preview of a new show that we are putting together for 2020. Showcasing Hollywood's recent fascination for bagpipes and Celtic music beginning in the 1990's and continuing to this day, the event will feature chosen favorites from the hundreds of film, television and album recordings that Eric has been involved with throughout his 30-year career as a studio musician.

    Click for Tickets & Info

Past Dates

  • December 11, 2019
  • A Celtic Christmas
    721 E. Cota Street
    Santa Barbara, CA 93103
    805-884-4087 [map]
  • 7pm
  • $36
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from Eric's film & television soundtracks, and songs of the Christmas tradition from the British Isles, Ireland and other Celtic nations, the evening will deliver a sublime musical experience. Joining Eric & Dirk will be Stephanie Bennett on Celtic harp (Adele, Paul McCartney, Outlander), and special guest Nuala Kennedy from Dundalk, Ireland on vocals & flute.

    Click for Tickets & Info

  • December 8, 2019
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1 University Drive
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    949-480-4278 [map]
  • 3pm
  • $25/$32/$40/$50
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from Eric's film & television soundtracks, and songs of the Christmas tradition from the British Isles, Ireland and other Celtic nations, the evening will deliver a sublime musical experience. Joining Eric & Dirk will be Stephanie Bennett on Celtic harp (Adele, Paul McCartney, Outlander), and special guest Nuala Kennedy from Dundalk, Ireland on vocals & flute.

    Click for Tickets & Info

  • December 16, 2018
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 5pm
  • $30
  • details+-
  • The show offers a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from Eric's motion picture & television soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition--both familiar and lesser-known pieces from the British Isles, Ireland and Brittany.  Featuring special guests Wanda Law on Irish fiddle and Nuala Kennedy on vocals and flute, the evening promises a sublime musical experience.  Click for direct link to TICKETS

  • December 15, 2018
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 8pm
  • $30
  • details+-
  • The show offers a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from Eric's motion picture & television soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition--both familiar and lesser-known pieces from the British Isles, Ireland and Brittany.  Featuring special guests Wanda Law on Irish fiddle and Nuala Kennedy on vocals and flute, the evening promises a sublime musical experience.  Click for a direct link to TICKETS

  • December 9, 2018
  • A Celtic Christmas - 7PM SHOW ADDED!
    1 University Drive
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    949-480-4278 [map]
  • 7pm
  • $30-40
  • details+-
  • The show offers a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from Eric's motion picture & television soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition--both familiar and lesser-known pieces from the British Isles, Ireland and Brittany.  Featuring special guests Wanda Law on Irish fiddle and Nuala Kennedy on vocals and flute, the evening promises a sublime musical experience. Click for a direct link to TICKETS

  • December 9, 2018
  • A Celtic Christmas - 3PM SHOW SOLD OUT!
    1 University Drive
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    949-480-4278 [map]
  • 3pm
  • $30-40
  • details+-
  • The show offers a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from Eric's motion picture & television soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition--both familiar and lesser-known pieces from the British Isles, Ireland and Brittany.  Featuring special guests Wanda Law on Irish fiddle and Nuala Kennedy on vocals and flute, the evening promises a sublime musical experience.  Click for a direct link to TICKETS

  • August 19, 2018
  • Celtic Music…From the Tradition to the Movies
    415 Paseo Del Mar
    Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
    (310) 378-9353 [map]
  • 6:30pm
  • FREE!
  • details+-
  • Music on the patio of the beautiful Neighborhood Church overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

  • August 11, 2018
  • Outlander Q & A with Eric Rigler
    New Bern Convention Center
    203 South Front St.
    New Bern, NC 28560
    252-637-9400 [map]
  • 3pm
  • details+-
  • Click here for info & TICKETS

    Very special guest, Eric Rigler, world-renown piper who plays on the soundtrack of Outlander will perform and talk about the project and his work with composer Bear McCreary.

  • August 11, 2018
  • Outlander New Bern
    529 South Front St.
    New Bern, NC 28562
    800-767-1560 [map]
  • 7:30pm
  • $20
  • details+-
  • Click here for TICKETS

    An Outlander event you don’t want to miss August 9-12, 2018!

    Imagine having special access to the Palace where Claire was held by Governor Martin in Colonial America. Visit the kitchen and stables, tour the interior of the Palace, wander the herb and flower gardens on the grounds, have dinner and wine on the South Lawn of this Historic Palace as the sound of bagpipes fill the night air. You will think you have traveled back in time. Featuring a special Saturday night concert with Outlander soundtrack soloist, Eric Rigler.

     

  • August 9, 2018
  • Scottish & Celtic Music with Eric Rigler
    5 East Edenton St.
    Raleigh, NC 27601
    919-807-7900 [map]
  • 7pm
  • $20
  • details+-
  • Click here for TICKETS

    Come enjoy an incredible concert by the legendary Celtic musician, Eric Rigler! Eric will be accompanied by guitarist Dirk Freymuth and fiddler Wanda Law.

    A Meet-and-Greet- session will follow the concert.

  • August 7, 2018
  • Eric Rigler - The Legend Series
    313 Old West Rd.
    West Jefferson, NC 28694
    (336) 877-2374 [map]
  • 7:30pm
  • $40
  • details+-
  • Click here for TICKETS

    You can listen to music anywhere. Few places you can be a part of it.

    Celtic culture meets the Old West on Tuesday, August 7, as the world’s most recorded piper, Eric Rigler, visits Saloon Studios! Enjoy an evening of classic Irish and Scottish melodies, blazing jigs, and iconic themes, all from the comfort of our mid-nineteenth century western style saloon! After the show, meet the man behind the pipes heard on Braveheart, Titanic, Outlander, and much more! Join us for this rare chance to meet a television and film theme and Celtic music icon. Eric will be accompanied by guitarist Dirk Freymuth and fiddler Wanda Law.

  • August 5, 2018
  • Rocky Mountain Irish Gathering
    321 Maple St.
    Fort Collins, CO 80521 [map]
  • 11:30am
  • $12
  • details+-
  •  Continuous entertainment from 10am. We play at 11:30am.

  • August 4, 2018
  • Roy Mountain Irish Gathering
    321 Maple St
    Fort Collins, CO 80521 [map]
  • 6:15pm
  • $12
  • details+-
  •  Continuous entertainment from 10am. We play at 6:15pm.

  • August 3, 2018
  • Rocky Mountain Irish Gathering
    321 Maple St.
    Fort Collins, CO 80521 [map]
  • 6pm
  • $5
  • details+-
  •  Continuous entertainment from 5pm. We play at 6pm.

  • June 24, 2018
  • Celtic Music...From the Tradition to the Movies
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 5pm
  • $30
  • details+-
  • This show always sells out! Click here to buy Tickets

  • March 17, 2018
  • St. Paddy's Day Melee
    61231 Highway 62
    Joshua Tree, CA 92252
    760-366-3777 [map]
  • 7pm
  • $25
  • details+-
  • A special performing arts center St. Patrick’s Day show at the The Blak Box Theater, boasting state-of-the-art technologies & 7.1 surround sound in beautiful Joshua Tree, California. With Kira Ott on fiddle & viola.

  • January 12, 2018
  • Celtic Journeys: Sounds & Soundtracks
    345 Monmouth Ave N
    Monmouth, OR 97361
    503-838-8333 [map]
  • 7:30pm
  • $25
  • details+-
  • The Smith Fine Arts Series invite Eric & Dirk to perform at this special event. The ensemble will perform many selections from their 2017 PBS Special. With Kira Ott on fiddle & viola, workshops and master classes will be included.

  • December 20, 2017
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1414 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd, Suite 111
    Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
    612-670-1304 [map]
  • 8pm
  • $30
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from some of Eric's motion picture soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition—both familiar and lesser-known, old and beautiful pieces from the British Isles and Ireland. Featuring Kira Ott on fiddle and viola. Click for ticket info

  • December 17, 2017
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 5pm
  • $30
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from some of Eric's motion picture soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition—both familiar and lesser-known, old and beautiful pieces from the British Isles and Ireland. Featuring Kira Ott on fiddle and viola. Click for Tickets

  • December 16, 2017
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 8pm
  • $30
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from some of Eric's motion picture soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition—both familiar and lesser-known, old and beautiful pieces from the British Isles and Ireland. Featuring Kira Ott on fiddle and viola. Click for Tickets

  • December 15, 2017
  • A Celtic Christmas
    2051 Sunset Cliffs Blvd.
    San Diego, CA 92107
    619-222-0365 [map]
  • 7:30pm
  • $25
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from some of Eric's motion picture soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition—both familiar and lesser-known, old and beautiful pieces from the British Isles and Ireland. Featuring Kira Ott on fiddle and viola. Click for ticket info

  • May 27, 2017
  • Special PBS Concert at Scottish Fest
    88 Fair Dr.
    Costa Mesa, CA
    (714) 708-1500 [map]
  • 6pm
  • Festival Admission Adult $18; Child $3
  • details+-
  • For info & tickets: www.scottishfest.com

    A special "live" encore performance of our PBS Television Special, "Celtic Journeys: Songs & Soundtracks"

  • December 18, 2016
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 5pm
  • $25
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from some of Eric's motion picture soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition—both familiar and lesser-known, old and beautiful pieces from the British Isles and Ireland. Featuring Nuala Kennedy on flute and vocals & Wanda Law on fiddle and viola.

    Alva’s Showroom is an intimate listening venue and this show has sold-out every year so get your tickets online in advance by following the link Buy Tickets Here!

    You can also bring your own alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to enjoy during the performance.

  • December 17, 2016
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 8pm
  • $25
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from some of Eric's motion picture soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition—both familiar and lesser-known, old and beautiful pieces from the British Isles and Ireland. Featuring Nuala Kennedy on flute and vocals & Wanda Law on fiddle and viola.

    Alva’s Showroom is an intimate listening venue and this show has sold-out every year so get your tickets online in advance by following the link Buy Tickets Here!

    You can also bring your own alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to enjoy during the performance.

  • September 11, 2016
  • Celtic Music…From the Tradition to the Movies and Beyond
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 5pm
  • $25
  • details+-
  • Alva’s Showroom is an intimate listening venue so get your tickets online in advance by following the link Click for Tickets

  • February 21, 2016
  • Eric Rigler & Dirk Freymuth
    2029 N. Lake
    Altadena, CA 91001
    626-798-6236 [map]
  • 3pm Matinee Show
  • $18
  • details+-
  • Burning Irish jigs & reels, haunting Irish airs and melodies from remote parts of the world, movie and television themes you love…don't miss this special show! Intimate venue so please make reservations by calling 626-798-6236

  • December 20, 2015
  • A Celtic Christmas
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 8pm
  • $25
  • details+-
  • SECOND SHOW ADDED!

    Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from some of Eric's motion picture soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition—both familiar and lesser-known, old and beautiful pieces from the British Isles and Ireland. Featuring Wanda Law on fiddle and viola.

    Alva’s Showroom is an intimate listening venue so get your tickets online in advance by following the link Click for Tickets 

  • December 20, 2015
  • A Celtic Christmas SOLD OUT!!!
    1417 W. 8th Street
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    800-403-3447 [map]
  • 5pm
  • $25
  • details+-
  • SOLD OUT!!!

  • December 18, 2015
  • A Celtic Christmas
    2051 Sunset Cliffs Blvd.
    San Diego, CA 92107
    USA [map]
  • 7:30pm
  • $20
  • details+-
  • Featuring a mixture of traditional Celtic music, themes from some of Eric's motion picture soundtracks, and music from the Christmas tradition—both familiar and lesser-known, old and beautiful pieces from the British Isles and Ireland. Featuring Wanda Law on fiddle and viola. Click for ticket info

  • November 8, 2015
  • Eric Rigler & Dirk Freymuth
    2029 N. Lake
    Altadena, CA 91001
    626-798-6236 [map]
  • 7pm
  • $20
  • details+-
  • Burning Irish jigs & reels, haunting Irish airs and melodies from remote parts of the world, movie and television themes you love…don't miss this special show! Intimate venue so please make reservations by calling 626-798-6236

News

Celtic Christmas shows on sale NOW!

Hello friends! Fall is promising to be a busy time. Eric is recording now on Outlander Season 5, performing Titanic Live in several cities in Europe, and our Christmas shows are around the corner. Check our calendar for tickets & info. Don't wait, all our shows sold-out the previous few years.

We're delighted to have Nuala Kennedy back from Ireland gracing us with her beautiful vocals and wicked flute playing. A new face but an old friend, Stephanie Bennett, will be joining us on Celtic harp. You've heard her on recordings for Paul McCartney, Adele, Beck and with Eric on all seasons of Outlander. Hope to see you!

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LIVE PERFORMANCES

  • December 13, 2019
    Annenberg Theater at Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA
     
  • December 14, 2019
    Alva's Showroom, San Pedro, CA
     
  • December 15, 2019
    Alva's Showroom, San Pedro, CA
     
  • January 16, 2020
    Casa Romantica Cultural Center, San Clemente, CA
     

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