Máire Ní Ghráda

Máire Ní Ghráda learned the uilleann pipes as a child growing up in Cork City and played on the legendary album of young pipers, The Pipers Rock. She is much in demand as a teacher and performer and is a regular guest at international piping tionóil and at the Willie Clancy School. Máire’s musical style is noted for its clarity and for its distinctive rhythm. Her influence on a younger generation of women pipers has been significant as the recent TG4 series Mná an Cheoil illustrated.