John Rea’s date of birth
John Rea was actually born on 4th May 1916. He died age 67 on 15th November 1983.
Re: Traditional Music On The Hammer Dulcimer
Ahhh, the wonders of youtube. Here is a short interview and tune from John Rea.
John Rea on The Hammer Dulcimer - other entries on site:
Sean McAloon & John Rea: Drops Of Brandy
Irish Traditional Music Played on Uilleann Pipes, Hammered Dulcimer, Fiddle, Flute And Whistle -
By Sean McAloon, Seamus Horan, Packie Duignan, John Rea, Sean Wynne & Robin Morton
John Rea - tracks: 2, 4, 6, 9, 10, 11, 14, 18, 19, 22 & 24