Grammy®-Awarded and Emmy-nominated, Eileen Ivers, continues to push the
fiddling tradition boundaries from a folk music staple to a fiercely
fresh, powerfully beautiful, intensely driving world stage experience.
Eileen has performed with Sting, 'Fiddlers 3' with Nadja
Salerno-Sonnenberg and Regina Carter, Patti Smith, Al Di Meola, The
Chieftains, was the groundbreaking Musical Star of Riverdance, a
founding member of Cherish the Ladies, a former member of the Hall
& Oates band, a featured instrumentalist on soundtracks
including "Gangs of New York" and Back to Titanic", and she is one of
the most awarded All-Ireland Fiddle and Banjo champions ever. Eileen has
been proclaimed "a national treasure" by NCTA Board Chairman George
Holt as she celebrates her 30 plus year career as a performer, composer,
producer, songwriter, band leader, educator, multi-instrumentalist and
renowned pioneer in connecting her American, Irish traditional, jazz,
blues, and world roots.