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Aoife O'Donovan
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Aoife O'Donovan is a member of alternative bluegrass band Crooked Still. In her solo work, she merges American, Irish, Klezmer, and jazz styles. In addition to Crooked Still, Aoife is a member of the jazz-bluegrass the Wayfaring Strangers, and is featured on their latest release, This Train  (Rounder). She has also performed with Seamus Egan, Darol Anger, The Boston Pops, and the Utah Symphony.

Aoife grew up in Newton, Massachusetts in a house saturated with all kinds of music. Her earliest musical influences included both of her parents as well as vocal icons Joni Mitchell and Paul Simon.

Aoife graduated from the New England Conservatory in 2003 and moved back to the Boston area after spending a year in Brooklyn, New York.

Discography:

This Train (Rounder, 2003)

Hop High (Signature Sounds Recordings, 2005)

Shaken by a Low Sound (Signature Sounds Recordings, 2006)


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Bluegrass, Irish, Jazz