Paddy Killoran

paddy_killoranPaddy Killoran (1904-65) was an Irish fiddler, born near Ballymote, County Sligo, Ireland. He is regarded, along with his mentor James Morrison and the great Michael Coleman, as one of the finest exponents of the south Sligo fiddle style in the “golden age” of the ethnic recording industry of the 1920s and ’30s.

Some recordings of Paddy Killoran:


icon  Memories of Ballymote, Gurteen Cross Polkas – Paddy Killoran

icon  Gannons Favorite – Hornpipes – Paddy Killoran and Paddy Sweeny

icon Cherish the Ladies – Paddy Killoran

icon Decca Polka, Jim Ryans Fancy – Paddy Killoran and Paddy Sweeny

More recordings available in the Downloads section of this site, section “78s”

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