Leonard Barry, Conor Byrne & Andy Morrow
with support from the Kilkenny Pipers
Saturday 14th March @ 8.30pm
Tickets €15 (Entertainment.ie)
The coming together of this trio featuring the classic combination of the Uilleann Pipes, Flute and Fiddle, brings a vast knowledge of Irish Traditional music, which captures the nuances of the various regional that exist within the music.
Leonard Barry, an uilleann piper, is described as one of Irelands “best pipers be it solo, duet or group playing” (tradconnect.com). He toured and taught the uilleann pipes throughout the world and worked with some leading songwriters including Luka Bloom, John Spillane.
Conor Byrne from Dublin, a nephew of the legendary Christy Moore and Luka Bloom, has performed with many musicians including Christy and Luka, as well as Anuna, Maura O'Connell, Moya Brennan, Tim O'Brien, Paul Brady.
Andy Morrow from Co. Leitrim is from a family steeped in traditional music.
Andy has played the fiddle from the age of eight. His brother Tom plays with the Sligo band Dervish.