When: Fri., Aug. 14, 8 p.m. 2009
Aislinn is a native Chicago musician who specializes in traditional Irish and classical music. She graduated from UW-Milwaukee with a B.A. in Inter-Arts (music and dance), and a certificate in Celtic Studies. Her main instrument is the lever harp, although she also plays the pedal harp and piano. She has ensemble experience in both Irish and classical music, and has frequented traditional Irish music sessions around the Chicago area including: Molly Malone's, Murphy's Pub, Abbey Pub and Chief O'Neill's Pub. Aislinn is available for weddings, parties, brunches, teas, dinners, funerals, and special events. Currently she teaches harp from her studio on the Northwest side of Chicago. Julius Meinl offers traditional European coffee and tea service, breakfast, lunch, dinner and house-made pastries. Staying true to Viennese coffeehouse culture, both Meinl coffeehouses have live classical or jazz music every weekend evening. Music is free; musicians graciously accept gratuities.