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...

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