Ronan Tynan! Appearing Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Historic St. Mary’s RC Church, Medina, NY!
Irish tenor, recording artist, physician, and champion disabled athlete Ronan Tynan moves audiences like few others can. His stirring performances and personal story of triumph have brought him international fame. The New York Times called him “the closest thing this country has to an official meistersinger.”
The Orleans Renaissance Group, Inc. is both pleased and proud to be bringing this world-class performer to Western New York! The landmark concert event will be held in historic St. Mary Church, Medina– a soaring gothic space and an old Irish parish.
Ronan Tynan has performed at historic events including Ronald Reagan’s funeral and the Inaugural Prayer Service at the National Cathedral. His memorable renditions of “God Bless America” have been heard at the World Series, The Belmont Stakes, and other momentous events.
Dr. Tynan has appeared in concert halls across the United States and internationally. He is a Sony recording artist who has released more than 10 titles, 4 of which have achieved platinum status. Additionally, between 1981 and 1984, Dr. Tynan amassed eighteen gold medals and fourteen world records while participating in the Paralympics, of which he still holds nine.
Dr. Tynan has also performed for four U.S. Presidents including President George H.W. Bush and President George W. Bush, as single soloist at the Funeral of President Ronald Reagan, and for President Clinton. As well, Dr. Tynan has sung for two Popes, Pope John Paul II at St. Peter’s Basilica and Pope Benedict at the Concert of Hope.
Tickets are available at bentshall.org/tickets; at 585-210-9674 and at the English Rose Tea Shoppe, 527 Main St., Medina.