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I am a folk musician specialising in the uilleann pipes, low whistles and voice - I gig all around the UK and overseas.
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Public liability insurance of £10 million
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
Traditional church music, Folk, Ceilidh, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional English folk, Traditional Scottish folk, Jazz fusion, Originals, Light music, Easy listening, Covers, Balkan, Scottish music, World music
Arranger, Producer, Composer, Transcription, Fluent improviser, Instrumental teaching, Singing teaching, Animateur
Danny Boy (Trad. Irish)
Aisling Ghael (Trad. Irish)
She Moved Through the Fair (Trad. Irish)
Women of Ireland / Mná na hÉireann (Trad. Irish)
I am asleep / Táimse 'im Chodladh (Trad. Irish)
Cliffs of Dooneen (Trad. Irish)
The Sun in the Stream (Enya and Liam O’Flynn)
Sally Gardens / The Maid of Mourne Shore (Trad. Irish)
Carrickfergus (Trad. Irish)
The Lonesome Boatman (Trad. Irish)
Port na bPúcaí (Trad. Irish)
Midnight Walker (Davy Spillane)
By the River of Gems (Seamus Ennis)
Caoineadh Cú Chulainn (Bill Whelan & Davy Spillane)
Si Bheag Si Mhor (Turlough O'Carolan)
The Morning Thrush (James Ennis)
Give me your Hand / Tabhair dom do Lámh (Rory Dall O'Cahan)
My Lagan Love / The Belfast Maid (Trad. Irish)
On Raglan Road / The Dawning of the Day (Trad. Irish)
The Lord of Mayo (Trad. Irish)
The Coolin (Trad. Irish)
Planxty Irwin (Turlough O'Carolan)
The Wounded Hussar (Trad. Irish)
Limerick Lament (Trad. Irish)
Boolavogue (Patrick Joseph McCall)
May Morning Dew (Trad. Irish)
Daire’s Dream (Davy Spillane)
Red is the Rose (Trad. Irish)
Flowers of the Forest (Trad. Scottish)
Flower of Scotland (Roy Williamson)
Jewels of the Ocean (Allan MacDonald)
The Parting Glass (Trad. Scottish)
Leaving St. Kilda (Pipe Major W. Ross)
The Bonnie Banks o’ Loch Lomond (Trad. Scots)
Mairi's Wedding (Trad. Scottish March)
*SONGS ADAPTED FOR UILLEANN PIPES & LOW WHISTLE*
January Snows / The Snow It Melts the Soonest (Trad. English)
Amazing Grace (unknown)
The Quiet Joys of Brotherhood (Words by Richard Fariña)
Braveheart Theme (James Horner)
Titanic Theme / My Heart Will Go On (James Horner)
Sound of The Shire, from The Lord of the Rings (Howard Shore)
Fields of Gold (Sting)
With Or Without You (U2)
The Sound of Silence (Simon and Garfunkel)
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
I always like to make sure I'm as flexible as possible for your event. If timings change for any reason, just let me know as soon as possible and I will be happy to accomodate where I can.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
Absolutely! I have a small PA system and will be able to use either my or your device to play a playlist of your choice. All for an additional cost of £50.
How much time do you need to set up?
In reality my set up time is around 10-15 minutes, but I always advise that I get into the venue and start tuning up about an hour before my start time - for the most peace of mind!
Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?
My set list is a collection of the songs I perform at all my solo performances, however if there is something you want me to play that isn't on my list, do get in touch and I can learn up to three additional pieces of your choice.
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
Yes, I bring all my own instruments and even my own seating! If needed I will bring a PA system that is fully PAT tested too.
Can you learn specific pieces before the event?
Absolutely! Included in my hire fee is learning up to three songs of your choice on the uilleann pipes or low whistle.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£200|
|Up to 1 hour||£300|
|Up to 2 hours||£425|
|Up to 3 hours||£550|
This includes music before the service begins, entrance music, music during the signing of the register, and music as guests leave.
I'll jump into your Zoom call and surprise your friends and colleagues with a unique song!
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Skype Consultation and 3 New Songs Learned
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