Clandestine was founded in 1991 being a tube and drum outfit, and during the period of period has evolved right into a popular Celtic music group. By 2001, they certainly are a four-member group located in Houston, TX. Their 1st recording, The Ale Is definitely Dear, premiered in 1996, plus they possess since adopted it up with 1997’s The Haunting as well as the 1999 produces To Anybody whatsoever as well as the Clandestine Sampler. Their shows are noted for his or her beautiful vocal harmonies meshed with lively instrumentals. In addition they describe their music on the site as “wicked fun,” and their pleasure of their function provides it added vitality. E.J. Jones started playing the Highland bagpipes at 11 years of age and is a prizewinner in the U.S. Piping Basis as well as the Nicol-Brown Chalice contests. He visited the World Tube Band Championships using the Hamilton Tube Band if they positioned first in the Quality Three Competition. Jones’ many years of traditional research give a solid grounding for his shows, and his initial arrangements start new options for the music group. Jennifer Hamel is definitely Clandestine’s main vocalist, and in addition plays guitar aswell as creates initial tunes for the music group. Gregory McQueen performed the fiddle on tour through European countries using the Irish music group Dalriada before learning to be a member. He became a member of Clandestine in 1994 to try out the pipes and collaborate with Hamel. Emily Dugas may be the latest addition, as she became a member of Clandestine in 1996. She brings percussion and tranquility vocals towards the mixture. Furthermore to her musical skills, she’s been energetic in stagework and theater for a lot more than ten years.