Traditional Irish Music
Reviews: Bold brush strokes distinguish this latest recording from Dublin singer Niamh Parsons and regular guitar accompanist Graham Dunne. Her earthy vocals are shot through with a smoky undertow that captures the darker corners of her songbook. And that songbook has a few treasures lurking within.
Parsons' reading of Willie O crystallises the fact that she’s the conduit, not…Continue
Added by Niamh Parsons on June 8, 2016 at 8:30 — No Comments
Video may have killed the radio star, but modern technology has just given traditional music a new lease of life.
Gino Lupari, bodhrán player with Four Men and a Dog, is in his living room in Magherafelt, Co Derry, instrument in hand, drumming it into his student how to develop…Continue
Added by Niamh Parsons on April 29, 2013 at 19:30 — No Comments
A collective of some of Ireland's best known and respected musicians offering music lessons via Skype and supergroup concerts & workshops: www.tradmentors.com
Added by Niamh Parsons on February 16, 2013 at 11:00 — No Comments