Event Type: Music
Daiori Farrell

Daiori Farrell playing bazouki

DATE:
Fri 7 June

TIME:
7:30PM

PRICE:
£15, £13 £6 under 15

DESCRIPTION:

One of the most important singers to come out of Ireland…and he plays the bouzouki.

Former electrician Daiori decided to become a musician after seeing Christy Moore perform. He is now considered to be one of most important singers and bouzouki players to come out of Ireland.

After a promising debut album in 2009, Daoirí spent several years studying traditional music before working with artists including Christy Moore, Dónal Lunny, Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill, Alan Doherty, Danú, Dervish and Julie Fowlis.  He launched his solo career at Celtic Connections, in 2016. His second album True Born Irishman was released in October and the following spring he won two BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards – Best Traditional Track and Best Newcomer.

Daiori has since performed in Australia, Canada, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, The Czech Republic, USA and Portugal. In 2018 he toured the UK with Transatlantic Sessions and recorded his latest album with Dónal Lunny in the producer’s chair.

OTHER EVENTS THAT MAY INTEREST YOU

The Fureys
The Fureys Date: 17/03/2020 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £22, £11 under 15 Expect an evening of music, fun and great stories from the legendary band. 
Music in Peebles presents: Patron's Concert
Music in Peebles presents: Patron's Concert Date: 09/02/2020 Time: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm Price: £15 Gina McCormack (violin) & Nigel Clayton (piano) with students and recent graduates from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
Music in Peebles presents: Florian Mitrea (piano)
Music in Peebles presents: Florian Mitrea (piano) Date: 03/03/2020 Time: 7:30 pm Price: £15 “...phenomenal technique and ravishing musical intelligence."  (Cambridge Independent)
Music in Peebles presents: Ugly Bug Ragtime Three
Music in Peebles presents: Ugly Bug Ragtime Three Date: 31/03/2020 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £15 Fine vintage ragtime jazz from the wee band with the big, big sound.
The Jellyman's Daughter
The Jellyman's Daughter Date: 15/02/2020 Time: 7:00 pm - 9:45 pm Price: £10, £6 under 15, £25 family of 4 Brilliant original songs, supper, bar and raffle - Eastgate on the Road in Tweedsmuir Village Hall
Opera Highlights
Opera Highlights Date: 07/03/2020 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £15, £5 under 16 A bumper crop of operatic highlights by four singers an a pianist from Scottish Opera.
Yorkston Thorne Khan
Yorkston Thorne Khan Date: 28/03/2020 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £17, £15, £6 under 15 Three brilliant, yet very different, musicians come together to make a joyous sound.
Coig
Coig Date: 22/02/2020 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £15, £13, £6 for under 15s This Canadian quartet play driving tunes and haunting songs with infectious energy.