Claddagh rings from Garech Browne’s collection feature in the Sotheby’s Royal and Noble sale on January 21st in London.

Twenty-two Claddagh rings from the collection of patron of the arts, traditional Irish music and poetry enthusiast and all-round bon viveur Garech Bro(...)

Sligo fiddler Oisín MacDiarmada, a driving force of Téada, has long had a reputation for balancing the intricacies of a tune with a deeply expressive(...)

Delicate intricacies define this beautiful collection from fiddle player Steve Larkin and harmonica player Mick Kinsella. Fiddle and harmonica make(...)

The sweet and salty coalition of pipes, fiddle and flute has long been a backbone of our tradition, and this third collection (gathered over the le(...)

In music, the mantle isn’t so much passed as shared across generations. An Cáitín Bán is a snapshot of a remarkable family. Seven de Barra siblings(...)

For sheer visceral energy and vitality, few musicians scale the heights of the late Doolin whistle player, lilter and singer, Micho Russell. Th(...)

Harry Bradley: The First of May
  • Music
  • February 21, 2014, 00:00

Precise, driving rhythms characterise the flute playing of Harry Bradley, this year’s TG4 Traditional Musician of the Year. Here is another slew of(...)