Liam O'Flynn

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Steve Cooney. Photograph: Colin Gillen

The world has turned on its axis. Just as it has shrunk beneath the pall of a virus that knows no bounds, so too has our own folk music fraternity tra(...)

Kenneth Rice, Niamh Crowley, Neil Martin and Seamus McGuire of the West Ocean String Quartet

A landscape can shape the music of a people. And music can shape the landscape of the mind, offering solace and meaning in these challenging times. Re(...)

Past and present coalesce gracefully on this fine collection of tunes from Kerry piper Leonard Barry, Sligo fiddler Declan Folan and gu(...)

 Shaun Davey and his partner Rita Connolly, who will perform in his tribute concert to the piper Liam O’Flynn.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

As he enters his eighth decade, and after a fallow period of two years, composer Shaun Davey has resolved to “spend the next years writing the best mu(...)

Úna Monaghan: “I work with wireless motion sensors and musically I have to see how that makes sense with the piece I want to make.”

A strong grounding in music from her family and a lifelong love of science. Both were formative influences on harpist Úna Monaghan, the recipient of t(...)