Martha Guiney is a flute and whistle player from County Down, in the north of Ireland. Under the direction of Sligo born flute prodigy Seamus Transey, Martha has been immersed in the Irish Traditional Music scene from an early age. As a soloist, Martha has performed on BBC Radio Ulster’s Folk Club and she is currently completing an M.A. in Irish Traditional Music Performance at the Irish World Academy, University of Limerick. Aisling Lyons is an 8 times All-Ireland Champion harpist & concertina player from County Clare, Ireland. Aisling grew up in a musical home and also went on to study music at the Irish World Academy. She is a much sought after teacher in Ireland and abroad. Though her style is deeply rooted in Traditional Irish Music, Aisling’s playing has been influenced by the folk, contemporary & world music sounds of her surroundings in Limerick.
This concert is in association with Milwaukee Irish Fest.