Laois is fast becoming one of the rising young stars of button accordion playing in Ireland. Particularly known for a pulsating and rhythmic performance style, his playing has featured prominently in major international touring dance productions, as well as in the indigenous session scene throughout Ireland. Damien Stenson (flute/whistle) Hailing from the rich musical environment of Co. Sligo, Damien Stenson is noted for his extensive repertoire and flowing style of playing, honed by many years of extensive musical activity. Featured on a number of recent albums including the compilation "Wooden Flute Obsession Vol.
2", his presence interestingly brings the melodic element and more specifically the flute, to greater prominence within the Téada soundscape. Seán McElwain (bouzouki/guitar) from Monaghan brings a strong string dimension to teada through his dynamic contributions on guitar and bouzouki. In recent times, touring performances have seen Sean gaining growing accolades for his accompainment and melodic skills from many quarters. As well as his accompaniment skills, Seán is also a noted banjo and madolin player.
He is actively involved in the organising and running of an annual weekend of music 'Scoil Cheoil na Botha' in his native county Monaghan Tristan Rosenstock (bodhran): From Glenageary in Co Dublin, Tristan's bodhrán playing encompasses a distinctive musical sensitivity, evident on a number of recordings and tours with which he has had involvement in recent years. Prominent in Dublin musical circles in recent years, Tristan has just completed his studies in Irish and Old Irish at Trinity College, Dublin, and presently performs on a full-time basis with Téada. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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|Poirt: Delia Keane's/ the Horse's Leotard/ Seán Buí/ the Dawn Chorus|
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