Teaches these classes at Traditions Weeks

Conor Markey based in Glasgow is a multi-instrumentalist with his main focus and passion for close to 20 years being tenor banjo music. Lately being a full time member of the award winning Paul McKenna Band for the last 3 years, Conor is a highly sought after musician and his passion and dedication to traditional folk music has seen him playing extensively through Europe, The U.S, Canada and Australia appearing at festivals alongside acts such as Dougie Maclean, Declan Sinnott, Foy Vance, Four Men and a Dog, The East Pointers and Réalta. In his youth Conor was several times an All-Britain Tenor Banjo champion and All-Ireland finalist, and has played constantly through the Glasgow folk scene since.

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