Eoghan Ó Ceannabháin - Singer, flute, concertina & viola player

Artists Profile

Eoghan Ó Ceannabháin is a Dublin based sean-nós singer and multi-instrumentalist. He comes from a musical family. His father, Peadar, is a well known sean-nós singer, his mother, Úna Lawlor, a classical violinist, and his two sisters Saileog and Muireann are both accomplished singers and musicians.
Eoghan has been playing music from an early age. His influences include Colm Ó Caoidheáin, Sorcha Ní Ghuairim, Johnny & Kevin Henry, Mick O'Brien, and many others. He is a founding member of the band Skipper's Alley, with whom he has toured in France, Germany, the UK, India and Zambia. He is also part of the Aon Teanga:Un Chengey project, which explores the musical and linguistic ties between the Gaelic languages of Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man.