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Donegal Fiddlers

Introduction to Biographies

These short biographical notes are not meant to be definitive articles, nor a who's who of Donegal fiddling. Instead, they are short notes on some of the important figures in Donegal fiddle playing. If a fiddle player is not featured here it does not mean that they are not considered highly enough to be included; additional biographical notes will be added from time to time.


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Neillidh Boyle

James Byrne

The Campbells

Con Cassidy

John Doherty Photo Supplied By Jack Schrovers
John Doherty

Dinny McLaughlin

Tommy Peoples


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Further biographical information on Donegal Fiddlers may be found in the book "Between The Jigs & Reels" by Caoimhin MacAoidh (Drumlin Publications)


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