Episode 10 – David Ingerson

Today Sinead introduces you to David Ingerson. David is an award winning Irish traditional singer from the US and he has been singing traditional Irish songs for 40 years. He has visited Ireland fourteen times, attending music and singing festivals and workshops, collecting songs, and researching the backgrounds of songs. During his visits he has studied traditional singing under dozens of Irish singers, including Paddy Tunney, Roisin White, Lillis Ó Laoire, and Seamus MacMathuna. He has performed on the stages of folk clubs throughout the Northwest, including the Northwest Folklife Festival, Tumbleweed, and Princeton (BC) Traditional Music Festivals, and presented workshops at folk singing camps and festivals. Find out more about David and hear his music at the links below –