Five Firsts: RUNA

RUNA
NAME: Shannon Lambert-Ryan
BAND AFFILIATION: RUNA
INSTRUMENT: Vocals, Bodrhán

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … “Mariah Carey”

2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … New Kids On the Block

3. THE FIRST MUSICAL INSTRUMENT I EVER OWNED OR PLAYED WAS … Piano

4. THE FIRST SONG THAT I EVER PERFORMED IN PUBLIC WAS … “Masters in This Hall” – Trad. Carol (Singing); Two Minuets – J.S. Bach (Piano)

5. THE FIRST BAND I WAS EVER IN WAS … The Guy Mendilow Band

Post continues below...
Advertisement

*****

NAME: Fionán de Barra
BAND AFFILIATION: RUNA
INSTRUMENT: Guitar, Vocals, Bodrhán

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … Guns N’ Roses’ “Appetite For Destruction”

2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … Guns N’ Roses

3. THE FIRST MUSICAL INSTRUMENT I EVER OWNED OR PLAYED WAS … Piano

4. THE FIRST SONG THAT I EVER PERFORMED IN PUBLIC WAS … “Sympathy For the Devil”

5. THE FIRST BAND I WAS EVER IN WAS … Delos

*****

NAME: Cheryl Prashker
BAND AFFILIATION: RUNA
INSTRUMENT: Percussion

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … Chris De Burgh’s “Spanish Train and Other Stories”

2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … April Wine

3. THE FIRST MUSICAL INSTRUMENT I EVER OWNED OR PLAYED WAS … Piano

4. THE FIRST SONG THAT I EVER PERFORMED IN PUBLIC WAS … some concert band piece

5. THE FIRST BAND I WAS EVER IN WAS … Pete Pneumonia and the Chronic Disease

*****

NAME: Tomoko Omura
BAND AFFILIATION: RUNA
INSTRUMENT: Violin

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … Miles Davis’ “Kind of Blue”

2. THE FIRST CONCERT THAT I EVER SAW WAS … Keith Jarrett Trio concert in Tokyo, 1996

3. THE FIRST MUSICAL INSTRUMENT I EVER OWNED OR PLAYED WAS … Violin

4. THE FIRST SONG THAT I EVER PERFORMED IN PUBLIC WAS … Can’t remember…

5. THE FIRST BAND I WAS EVER IN WAS … Joryu Kaikyu, a progressive rock band in Japan

The Philadelphia-based contemporary Celtic quartet RUNA performs at Caffe Lena in Saratoga Springs at 7pm on Sunday. Tix are $15 in advance; $17 at the door.

Tags: , ,

Comments are closed.

Jim Gaudet and the Railroad BoysCartoonist John CaldwellHolly & EvanCaffe LenaThe Cock'N'Bull RestaurantAdvertise on Nippertown!Berkshire On StageArtist Charles HaymesThe LindaHudson SoundsLeave Regular Radio BehindAlbany PoetsArtist GG Roberts