Martin Hayes Solo

Martin Hayes is regarded as one of the most significant talents to emerge in the world of Irish traditional music and you can catch him at The Queen's Hall on 6th March.

Martin Hayes Solo

About Martin Hayes Solo

Martin Hayes is regarded as one of the most significant talents to emerge in the world of Irish traditional music.

His unique sound, his mastery of his chosen instrument – the violin – his acknowledgement of the past and his shaping of the future of the music, combine to create a formidable artistic intelligence. He has drawn inspiration from many musical genres, but remains grounded in the music he grew up with in East County Clare. He has a unique ability to place the tradition within a wider contemporary context, creating a unique and insightful interpretation of Irish music.

Martin Hayes’ soulful interpretations of traditional Irish music are recognized the world over for their exquisite musicality and irresistible rhythm. He has toured and recorded with guitarist Dennis Cahill for over twenty years, with whom he performed for President Obama in March, 2011.

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