Bill Whelan

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... read moreAn in-demand producer (U2, Patrick Street) and keyboardist during the 1980s and early '90s, Bill Whelan launched his solo career in the mid-'90s as the composer of 1995's Riverdance, an experimental fusion of traditional Irish music. With over 80 dancers attached to the revue, Riverdance toured...

Key songs

Riverdance (Album Version)
Bill Whelan
5:43
Caracena
Bill Whelan
6:39
The Ballymun Regatta
Bill Whelan
2:27
The Coast Of Galicia
Bill Whelan
4:43
O'donnell's Lament
Bill Whelan
5:12

Biography

Active: 1980s-1990s
Member of: Patrick Street , Planxty

An in-demand producer (U2, Patrick Street) and keyboardist during the 1980s and early '90s, Bill Whelan launched his solo career in the mid-'90s as the composer of 1995's Riverdance, an experimental fusion of traditional Irish music. With over 80 dancers attached to the revue, Riverdance toured America -- appearing in several sold-out shows at Radio City Music Hall in New York -- during 1995 as well as Europe and Australia. ~ John Bush~ Rovi

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