Finbar Furey [world Service]

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2018041420180415 (WS)

The folk icon, multi-instrumentalist, composer, songwriter, storyteller and actor

Cerys takes listeners on a global journey of discovery with music of all genres and eras.

Multi-instrumentalist, composer, songwriter, storyteller and actor, Finbar Furey is celebrated around the world as one of the great folk icons. Finbar’s playing was recognised by John Peel in 1972 when he and his brother Eddie were awarded Single of the Year for the original sound of the pipes and the whistles.

At the forefront of musical change, Finbar’s successful career and extensive touring has introduced a whole new audience to his music and instruments.

He joins Cerys to talk about his influential career and future plans in music.

Image: Finbar Furey, Credit: Ruth Medjber

2018041420180415 (WS)

The folk icon, multi-instrumentalist, composer, songwriter, storyteller and actor

Cerys takes listeners on a global journey of discovery with music of all genres and eras.

Multi-instrumentalist, composer, songwriter, storyteller and actor, Finbar Furey is celebrated around the world as one of the great folk icons. Finbar’s playing was recognised by John Peel in 1972 when he and his brother Eddie were awarded Single of the Year for the original sound of the pipes and the whistles.

At the forefront of musical change, Finbar’s successful career and extensive touring has introduced a whole new audience to his music and instruments.

He joins Cerys to talk about his influential career and future plans in music.

Image: Finbar Furey, Credit: Ruth Medjber

20180414

The folk icon, multi-instrumentalist, composer, songwriter, storyteller and actor

Cerys takes listeners on a global journey of discovery with music of all genres and eras.

Multi-instrumentalist, composer, songwriter, storyteller and actor, Finbar Furey is celebrated around the world as one of the great folk icons. Finbar’s playing was recognised by John Peel in 1972 when he and his brother Eddie were awarded Single of the Year for the original sound of the pipes and the whistles.

At the forefront of musical change, Finbar’s successful career and extensive touring has introduced a whole new audience to his music and instruments.

He joins Cerys to talk about his influential career and future plans in music.

Image: Finbar Furey, Credit: Ruth Medjber

2018041420180415 (WS)

The folk icon, multi-instrumentalist, composer, songwriter, storyteller and actor

Cerys takes listeners on a global journey of discovery with music of all genres and eras.

Multi-instrumentalist, composer, songwriter, storyteller and actor, Finbar Furey is celebrated around the world as one of the great folk icons. Finbar’s playing was recognised by John Peel in 1972 when he and his brother Eddie were awarded Single of the Year for the original sound of the pipes and the whistles.

At the forefront of musical change, Finbar’s successful career and extensive touring has introduced a whole new audience to his music and instruments.

He joins Cerys to talk about his influential career and future plans in music.

Image: Finbar Furey, Credit: Ruth Medjber