Artist Profiles: Reeltime

Reeltime was an Irish traditional music quartet that combined stellar instrumental skills with a genius for arranging. Centered around the virtuoso playing of fiddler Máirín Fahy and accordionist Eilis Egan, Reeltime moved easily from love songs to reels to uptempo jazz infused music.

Musicians: Máirín Fahy – fiddle, vocals; Eilis Egan – accordion; Chris Kelly – guitars; Benny Hayes – keyboards, backing vocals

Discography:

Reeltime (Green Linnet, 1995)
Live It Up (Green Linnet, 1998)

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel is also co-founder of the Transglobal World Music Chart.

Angel has also produced and remastered world music studio albums and compilations for labels such as Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, and Music of the World.

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