A wealth of rare music with Fiddler Éamon McGivney from Co Longford, now living in Clare & Martin Donohoe BC Button Accordion player from Cavan Town.
The Fiddle & Box lads have played and taught all over the world in solo and in group settings, both have also been a major interpreters of traditional music. They enjoy the exchange of energy between instruments and know how to get the crowd going in performance.
They will perform music from Longford and Cavan sourced from manuscripts of the 1840s to modern players .
Éamon is making his first visit to Orkney and has been involved in The Willlie Clancy School Clare since 1970s .He recorded an album ‘‘The Drôle’’ with Peadar O’Riada and John Kelly and a solo Fiddle.
Check out the 2016 details here - 2017 details coming soon.