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Carolyn Holt

Carolyn is from County Kildare. She was the winner of the Dermot Troy Prize for the best Irish singer in the 2019 Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition and recently sang the role of Sister Helen Prejean in the UK staged premiere of Dead Man Walking in Glasgow to great critical acclaim.

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Carolyn Holt

Artists

Irish Heritage is proud to have supported many talented Irish artists since its formation in 1974. This section of the website presents biographies and images of the musician, singers and composers the charity has worked with.

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Adam Heron

Pianist, Composer and Conductor

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Amy Gillen

Concert and Solo Flute Performer

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Aran O’Grady

Composer

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Brian Hughes

Piano

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Carolyn Holt

Solo, Orchestral and Choral Singer

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Christopher Quaid

Orchestral Musician

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Clare McCague

Pedal Harp

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Dominica Williams

Mezzo-Soprano

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Ellen Mawhinney

Soprano

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Jessica Costelloe

Mezzo-soprano

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Justine Gormley

Piano

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Kevin Jansson

Piano

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Killian White

Cello

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Maria McNamee

Harp

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Mollie Wrafter

Irish Violinist

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Máire Carroll

International Concert Pianist

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Niall Tormey

Composer

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Sarah Brady

Soprano

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Siobhán Armstrong

Early Irish Harp

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Tara Viscardi

Harp

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Tiffany Qiu

Piano

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Éire Lavery

Composer

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It means a lot to us performers how much Irish Heritage appreciates, values and respects what we do as musicians, so I can never thank you and reiterate this enough!

- Brian Hughes, pianist and recipient of Irish Heritage Accompanist Award 2018

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