Fergal Scahill Fiddle Master Class
Venue: Unitarian Church, 112 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 2
Fergal Scahill hails from Corofin, a small village in Co. Galway. He is in demand not only as a fiddle player but also as a guitar and bodhran player. He comes from a very musical family and plays in the group We Banjo 3 with his brother Enda. Fergal has a senior fiddle All Ireland Fleadh title and also has two All Ireland Bodhrán titles to his name. He has performed Frankie Gavin, Paul Brock, Kevin Crawford and has toured extensively with many successful traditional bands such as Teada, Ragús, Celtic Legends and The David Munnelly Band. He also was a founding member of upcoming band MONTO who are signed to the Universal record label and is featured on their debut album.
Fergal has also recorded on The Brock McGuire Band Album which was awarded Instrumental Album of the Year 2005 from liveireland.com, and his very successful duet album with mouth organist Paul Moran featured in Earl Hitchner's Top Ten Albums of 2002. He also has featured as a guest artist on many other acclaimed albums over the past few years.