Liz Carroll with Jake Charron
Streaming January 15, 2021-
January 29, 2021
From the Archives:
Audio from Liz Carroll with Jake Charrons Feb. 22, 2013 performance will be available streaming here, during the dates listed above.
Chicago’s premier Irish Fiddler, Liz Carroll is joined by guitarist Jake Charon.
“Brilliant…She does more than run through her fingertwisting reels and sustained slow airs. Carroll – and her listeners – continually rediscover each melody.” -The New York Times
Liz Carroll was born in Chicago of Irish parents. She’s a junior and senior All-Ireland Fiddle Champion, and has toured as a solo artist and with the Greenfields of America, Trian, String Sisters, and as part of the duo Liz Carroll & John Doyle. She’s featured on eleven albums and has appeared on many more.
Liz is a recipient of the National Heritage Fellowship Award (1994). In 2010 she became the first Irish-American musician nominated for a Grammy. In 2011 she became the first American-born composer honored with the Cumadóir TG4, Ireland’s most significant traditional music prize.