Sweet Music Studio Podcast

Traditional Irish Fiddler - Frankie Gavin

August 13, 2018 Season 1 Episode 20
Sweet Music Studio Podcast
Traditional Irish Fiddler - Frankie Gavin
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Sweet Music Studio Podcast
Traditional Irish Fiddler - Frankie Gavin
Aug 13, 2018 Season 1 Episode 20
Sweet Music Studio
In this episode, Adam talks about the Traditional Irish Fiddler - Frankie Gavin
Show Notes
Frankie Gavin was born in 1956 in Corrandulla, County Galway, from a musical family; his parents and siblings being players of the fiddle and accordion. As a child he played the tin whistle from the age of four and, later, the flute. He received some formal training in music, but his musical ability on the fiddle is mainly self-taught. When 17 years old, he gained first place in both the All Ireland Under-18 Fiddle and Flute competitions.
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