Kevin Burke

Born 1950
Kevin Burke
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1950
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Kevin Burke

Kevin Burke Biography (Wikipedia)

Kevin Burke (born 1950) is an Irish master fiddler considered one of the finest living Irish fiddlers. For nearly four decades he has been at the forefront of Irish traditional music and Celtic music, performing and recording with the seminal groups The Bothy Band, Patrick Street, and the Celtic Fiddle Festival.

In addition to his solo albums, Burke has had successful project collaborations with Christy Moore, Andy Irvine & Paul Brady, Mícheál Ó Domhnaill, Jackie Daly, Ged Foley and Cal Scott.

In 2002, Burke was awarded a National Heritage Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, the highest honour given in the United States for folk and traditional arts.

In 2016, Kevin Burke was awarded the "Gradam Ceoil" (Musician of the Year) in the traditional-music awards presented by the Irish-language TV channel TG4.

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Scully Casey's Jig / The Eavesdropper
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Scully Casey's Jig / The Eavesdropper
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Butterfly
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Butterfly
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The Butterfly
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The Butterfly
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Kitty O'Shea
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Kitty O'Shea
Cal Scott
The green Fields of Woodford/Seanamhac Tube station
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The green Fields of Woodford/Seanamhac Tube station
Celtic Fiddle Festival
Mouth Of The Tobique/ Dionne Reel
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Mouth Of The Tobique/ Dionne Reel
Kevin Burke
Walshe's Hornpipe, Old Torn Petticoat, Bank of Ireland
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Walshe's Hornpipe, Old Torn Petticoat, Bank of Ireland
Cal Scott
Seanamhac Tubs Station
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Seanamhac Tubs Station
Mícheál Ó Domhnaill
Lord Franklin
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Lord Franklin
Christian Lemaître
The Dionne Reel / Mouth of the Tobique
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The Dionne Reel / Mouth of the Tobique
CELTIC FIDDLE, Christian Lemaire, John McGann, Johnny Cunningham & Kevin Burke
BLAIR ATHOLL/THE CAIRDIN O'T/LEXY MCASKILL
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BLAIR ATHOLL/THE CAIRDIN O'T/LEXY MCASKILL

BLAIR ATHOLL/THE CAIRDIN O'T/LEXY MCASKILL

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CELTIC FIDDLE, Christian Lemaire, John McGann, Johnny Cunningham & Kevin Burke
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Kerry Reel
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Kerry Reel
Kevin Burke
Ward's favourite
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Ward's favourite
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The Cottage Groves
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The Cottage Groves
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