With Claire Anne Lynch (vocals, fiddle), Christy Leahy (accordion), Liam Flanagan (fiddle, banjo, mandolin), Ciaran Coughlan (piano), Martin Leahy (drums, percussion, guitar)
North Cregg produces some of the freshest and finest sounds to be heard in Irish music today. With beautiful vocals, spirited accordion-playing, fiddle, banjo and a tight rhythm section, North Cregg is rooted in the vibrant traditional music of their native County Cork. With past appearances at prestigious music events such as Glastonbury Festival, Milwaukee Irish Fest, Tønder Festival Denmark, Cambridge Festival, Celtic Connections Glasgow and hundreds more besides, North Cregg are one of the most popular live acts in the world of folk music today. The band have produced four critically acclaimed and award winning albums, their most recent and successful being The Roseland Barndance (2007).
North Cregg will also give a free concert at the Music Kiosque in the Jardin du Luxembourg from 2-3pm on 16 March.