About Abbots Cross

Abbots Cross

Alan Booth and Mike Clancy are musicians located in the Pittsburgh area. The combination of Alan Booth's rich vocals and Mike Clancy's jazz background makes for an exciting musical experience. Their influences range from The Wolfe Tones to John Coltrane. Booth and Clancy's set list includes traditional and modern Celtic music as well as original instrumentals combined with jigs and reels inspired by Brian Finnegan and Michael McGoldrick.

Featuring Mike Clancy on flute and percussion and Alan Booth on guitar and vocals

Star Of The County Down

Traditional and Modern Celtic with Unique Instrumental Improvisation

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2021 Performances

March 11 - Bay Path University, MA

                - Zoom.  7-8:30

March 12 - Enfield Public Library, Connecticut

                 - Facebook Live @ 6:30

March 13 - Crafthouse Stage and Grill

                - 12:00 - 2:00

March 17 - Bennigan's, Steubenville

                 - Noon - 2:30

March 17 - Cranberry Sports Grille

                 - 5:00 - 8:00

March 19 - Bella Terra

                 - 6:00 - 9:00



May 22 - Irish Night - Row On for Brendan

             - 2:00 - 6:00

             - http://www.irishnight.net/



August 12 - St. Valentine Festival

August 20 - Private Event (pending)

August 21 - PPG Wintergarden (Private Event)

                  - 7:00 - 8:00

August 28 - Private Event


September 11 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival

                        - 11:00 (Main Celtic Spirit Stage)

September 18 - Ligonier Highland Games

                         - 10:45 (Main Hillside Stage)


2020 Performances

March 7 - Monroeville United Methodist Church
​               - 1:00 - 2:00

March 8 - Carnegie Library, Oakland (Quiet Reading Room)

               - 2:00 - 3:00

​March 9 - Ollie at Baumhaus

               - 7:00 - 9:00

March 12 - Soergel Orchards, Wexford

                - 7:00-9:30

March 13 - Greenhouse Winery

                - 6:00 - 9:00

​March 14 - Crafthouse

                - 12:00 - 2:00

March 14 - Bella Terra Vineyards

                 - 6:00 - 9:00

 

​April 4 - Tartan Day, Bethel Presbyterian Church


July 2 - West Moreland Arts and Heritage Festival

                     - 5:30 - 6:30 (Laurel Stage)


September 12 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival

                         - time TBD

September 19-20 - Ligonier Highland Games

 

​December 12 - House Party, Zelienople

 

2019 Performances

March 2 - Monroeville United Methodist Church

​               - 1:00 - 2:00

March 8 - Ripepi Winery (Monongahela) 

​March 14 - Soergel Orchards in Wexford
                 - 7:00 - 9:30

​March 15 - Aurochs Brewing Company - 6:00 - 8:00

March 16 - Crafthouse - 12:00 - 2:00

                - Beerhead Bar, Pittsburgh  4:00 - 7:00

​                - Bennigan's, Steubenville, OH 9:30 - 12:30

March 17 - Claddagh, Pittsburgh - 10AM-12:30

                 - Cranberry  Sports Grill - 3:30 - 6:30

 

April 6 - Tartan Day, Bethel Park 

 

June 14 - Ripepi Winery (Monongahela) - 5:00 - 8:00

 

 

July 19 - AOH Division 23, (116th Anniversary) 7-10

July 21 - Ligonier Highland Games Picnin

             - in South Park (12:45-1:15)

 

September 7 - The Pittsburgh Irish Festival 

                       - 11:00 A.M. (Celtic Spirit)

September 14 - Ligonier Highland Games

                         - 11AM and 1:15

September 15 - Ligonier Highland Games

                         - 11AM and 1:15

​September 17 - Bennigan's, Steubenville, OH

                         - 7:00 - 10:00

 

October 27 - Scottish Sunday (Butler, PA)

 

 

December 11 - People's Gas Holiday Market

                       - 6:30 - 7:30

 

 

 

 2018 Performances


March 9 - Ripepi Winery (Monongahela) 

               - 5:30 - 7:30

​March 15 - Soergel Orchards in Wexford

                 - 7:00 - 9:30

March 17 - Claddagh Pittsburgh

​                 - 10 A.M. - Noon

March 17 - Foggy Goggle at 7 Springs

                 - 2:30 - 6:00

 

May 19 - Claddagh Pittsburgh

             - 9 P.M. - 11 P.M.

 

​September 8 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival 

                       - 11:15 (Celtic Spirit Stage)

                       - 2:15 (UPMC Amphitheater)

 

September 23 - Ligonier Highland Games

                         - 10:00 A.M. and 3:00 P.M.

 

​November 24 - Holiday Market @ Market Square

                       - 6:30 - 8:00

 

December 1 - Holiday Market @ Market Square

                     - 4:00 - 5:00

 

December 20 - Holiday Market @ Market Square

                        - 5:00 - 6:00