World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

John Carty (musician)

Article Id: WHEBN0007055488
Reproduction Date:

Title: John Carty (musician)  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: People from Boyle, County Roscommon, Irish fiddle, Arty McGlynn, Boyle, County Roscommon, Folk music of Ireland
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

John Carty (musician)

John Carty is an Irish traditional musician.[1] He plays fiddle, tenor banjo, tenor guitar and occasionally the flute. He is very interested in the North Connacht traditional music style.

Carty was born in London and now lives in Boyle, County Roscommon.

In 2003 he was voted Traditional Musician of the Year by the Irish Television station TG4. The award placed him in the company of previous winners, such as Matt Molloy and Paddy Keenan.


  • Last Night's Fun (1996)
  • Yeh That's All It Is (2001)
  • At It Again (2003)
  • Upon My Soul - James Carty (2006)
  • Pathway To the Well (2007)
  • On the Fly (2007)
  • It's Not Racket Science - At the Racket (2008)
  • I Will If I Can (2009)
  • Meadbh (The Crimson Path) (2010)
  • At Complete Ease (2011)
  • The Cat That Ate The Candle (2011)
  • John Carty & Brian Rooney (2011)
  • The Good Mixer (2015) [2]


  1. ^ RTÉ Programme 4: Matt Molloy and John Carty
  2. ^
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.