Celtic Nyckelharpa

By Gavin Pennycook

Two comments

Irish/Scottish music on nyckelharpa

Submitted in response to https://thesession.org/discussions/28569

From the sleeve notes:

“Strangely enough for an instrument that suits a type of music so well, the nyckelharpa may never have been used in Irish or Scottish mjusic until the end of the 20th century….As far as I know, this is the first CD ever ot be devoted to Celtic music on nyckelharpa.”

Birnam CD 2010

I can’t remember now where I bought it, but try www.myspace.com/gavinpennycook