Marianne Knight

Marianne Knight: vocals, multi-instrumentalist, Irish dance. Marianne comes from the rich traditional-music environment of Co. Mayo, in the west of Ireland. Hotpress Magazine says, “Her clear, bright voice and crisp ornamentation make herone of the most exciting vocalists to come along in years.” In addition to her singing, she is a musician of renown on several instruments – the button accordion, wooden flute, whistles and bodhrán. As an Irish dancer, she has won the American Nationals and Scottish Nationals, and competed with distinction in the British, Canadian, All-Ireland and World championships.