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Name

John Carty

Profile Name

John Carty

Address Line 1

Knockroe

Address Line 2

Boyle

County

Roscommon

Country

Ireland

Telephone

0719668063

Website

http://Www.johncartymusic.com

Email ID

info@johncartymusic.com

Profile Image

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Traditional musician

Practice Area

music, traditional arts

Description of practice/Biography

Born in London, fiddle and banjo player John Carty is one of Ireland’s finest traditional musicians. In 2003 he was awarded the coveted title of TG4 Traditional Musician of the Year firmly establishing him among the elite in traditional music. Since moving to Ireland in 1991 he has recorded extensively and performs both as a solo player, in duets notably with Matt Molloy and as part of John Carty’s Festival Band, At the Racket and as a member of super group, Patrick Street. John’s latest album releases include a fiddle and flute duet CD, Out of the Ashes with Matt Molloy and Settle Out of Court with his daughter, Maggie, on banjo and vocals. More recently John performed in and arranged the traditional music pieces in the highly acclaimed film Brooklyn. In addition John is a tutor on the BA course at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance in Limerick and with such experience is a highly sought tutor for workshops and summer schools

Video url 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HxFx8-7utv0

Video url 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17qUt9ZqIr0

Video url 3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JQ8WhXw9tA

First Media description

Strictly within the tradition – Out of the Ashes by Matt Molloy, John Carty & Arty McGlynn Tradconnect

First Media Url

tradconnect.com/profiles/blogs/out-of-the-ashes-matt-molloy-john-carty-arty-mcglynn

Second Media description

John and Maggie Carty agree to Settle out of Court – RTE

Second Media Url

http://www.rte.ie/culture/2017/0118/845842-john-and-maggie-carty-agree-to-settle-out-of-court

Third Media description

profile – John Carty

Third Media Url

tradconnect.com/profiles/blogs/profile-john-carty-biography