Paddy Cronin

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Traditional Musician of the Year Máirtín O’Connor

Over the past 17 years, TG4’s annual Gradam Ceoil Awards have made it their business to train a spotlight on a handful of those who have pushed the(...)

There’s a sublime vulnerability to the Donegal fiddle style that Paul O’Shaughnessy embodies on this long overdue recording. Three generations of O’Sh(...)

Sliabh Luachra lost its finest fiddle player with the recent death of Paddy Cronin at the age of 88. A native of Reaboy, Gneeveguilla, near th(...)

Traditional musicians Dennis Cahill and Martin Hayes will play at the Gathering Traditional Festival in Killarney this weekend. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The 15th Gathering Traditional Festival 2014 The Gathering Festival,(...)