10-string fiddler Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh was born in Dublin, Ireland, who attended Trinity College Dublin, becoming a Scholar in Theoretical Physics and earning a First Class BA degree in 2001. He is known for developing a drone-based fiddle style heavily influenced by the uilleann pipes and the music of Sliabh Luachra.
Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh & Thomas Bartlett released of their beautiful new LP in Sept 2019
“The missing link between Martin Hayes and Purple Haze” - Nick Kelly, Irish Independent, Ireland.
“The most singular traditional Irish musician of [his] generation” - State Magazine, Ireland.
"A comfort with improvisation, an ease with silence and space, and a quiet search for the sublime." - The Irish Times.