Aidan O'Rourke
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1975
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Aidan O'Rourke

Aidan O'Rourke Biography (Wikipedia)

Aidan O'Rourke (born 1975) is a Scottish contemporary folk music fiddle player and composer. He was named the 2014 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Musician of the Year and the Scots Trad Music Awards 2011 Composer of the Year. In addition to his solo career, O'Rourke also plays in the award-winning folk trio Lau alongside Kris Drever and Martin Green. He was one of 20 musicians commissioned for New Music 20x12 by PRS for Music Foundation to celebrate the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. O'Rourke has worked with Eddi Reader, Andy Sheppard, Alyth, Roddy Woomble and appears on more than eighty recordings. Previously, he was a member of Blazin' Fiddles, The Unusual Suspects and Tabache.

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Piano
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Piano
Aidan O'Rourke
It Was An Afternoon of Possible Magic (feat. Kit Downs)
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It Was An Afternoon of Possible Magic (feat. Kit Downs)
Aidan O'Rourke
That Braggart Has It Coming To Him
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That Braggart Has It Coming To Him
Aidan O'Rourke
The Owls
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The Owls

The Owls

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Kit Mahoney
Aidan O'Rourke
For About A Month
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For About A Month
Aidan O'Rourke
Douglas and Aileen stood in front of the blue plaque
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Douglas and Aileen stood in front of the blue plaque
Aidan O'Rourke
Scottish Literary Connections
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Scottish Literary Connections
Aidan O'Rourke
Jack And The Moon
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Jack And The Moon
Aidan O'Rourke
The Inadequacy Of Translation
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The Inadequacy Of Translation
Aidan O'Rourke
I Had Been Walking a Long Time
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I Had Been Walking a Long Time
Aidan O'Rourke
Every morning she steps out of the back door
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Every morning she steps out of the back door
Aidan O'Rourke
Now, You Know About Clootie Wells, Do You? (feat. Kit Downes)
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Now, You Know About Clootie Wells, Do You? (feat. Kit Downes)
Aidan O'Rourke
Scottish Literary Connections
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Scottish Literary Connections
Aidan O'Rourke
I Met Him Only Once
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I Met Him Only Once
Aidan O'Rourke
It was an afternoon of possible magic
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It was an afternoon of possible magic
Aidan O'Rourke
Do people still do this?
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Do people still do this?
Aidan O'Rourke
George Mchardy / Miller O' Drone / The Rejected Lover / Hazy Hill
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George Mchardy / Miller O' Drone / The Rejected Lover / Hazy Hill
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A Bhriogais Uallach
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A Bhriogais Uallach
Brìghde Chaimbeul
Old Woman's Dance/The Skylark's Ascension
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Old Woman's Dance/The Skylark's Ascension
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St Kilda's Wedding & A St. Kilda's Dance
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St Kilda's Wedding & A St. Kilda's Dance
Karine Polwart
Harder To Walk These Days Than Run
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Harder To Walk These Days Than Run
Aidan O'Rourke
"Jack" His Mother Says One Day, "That Auld Dug Has Had It"
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"Jack" His Mother Says One Day, "That Auld Dug Has Had It"
Aidan O'Rourke
Hinba
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Hinba
Aidan O'Rourke
RHYNIE
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RHYNIE
Aidan O'Rourke
The Ardlair Tuning Fork
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The Ardlair Tuning Fork
Aidan O'Rourke
I Used Not to be Able to Read on Buses (feat. Kit Downes)
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I Used Not to be Able to Read on Buses (feat. Kit Downes)
Aidan O'Rourke
Every Morning She Steps Out The Back Door (feat. Kit Downes)
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Every Morning She Steps Out The Back Door (feat. Kit Downes)
Aidan O'Rourke
A Fox and a hound met on early one morning on a hillside
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A Fox and a hound met on early one morning on a hillside
Aidan O'Rourke
Lying Awake In The Middle Of The Night
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Lying Awake In The Middle Of The Night
Aidan O'Rourke
Every Morning She Steps Out Of The Front Door
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Every Morning She Steps Out Of The Front Door
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Nobody could be one hundred per cent sure about the last tiger
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Nobody could be one hundred per cent sure about the last tiger
Aidan O'Rourke
I used to not be able to read on buses
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I used to not be able to read on buses
Aidan O'Rourke
A Fox and a Hound Met Early One Morning on a Hillside
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A Fox and a Hound Met Early One Morning on a Hillside
Aidan O’Rourke
The Room is Darkness
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The Room is Darkness

The Room is Darkness

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Aidan O’Rourke
Aidan O’Rouke
Nobody Could be One Hundred Per Cent Sure About the Last Tiger
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Nobody Could be One Hundred Per Cent Sure About the Last Tiger
Aidan O'Rourke
Her Feet Padding Back
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Her Feet Padding Back
Alasdair Roberts
The Golden Vanity
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The Golden Vanity
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