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Dermot Byrne and Floriane Blancke

by Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke

It's a combination of French and Irish music played on accordion and harp.
Genre: Folk: Irish Traditional
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1. The Monaghan Jig / the Templehouse Reel Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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2. La Valse Des Jouets Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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3. Amhràn Na Leabhar Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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4. La Bourrasque Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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5. Mister O'Connor Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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6. Farewell Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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7. The Mathematician / Johnny Wilmot's Fiddles Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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8. Sore Point Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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9. Vas-Y Mimiles Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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10. Killyburn Brae / Trim the Velvet Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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11. La Clairière Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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12. Kishor's Tune Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke
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ABOUT THIS ALBUM


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This album from Dermot Byrne and Floriane Blancke is a tasteful mixture of their musical backgrounds. Dermot, who hails from Donegal, was influenced by the traditional music of South West Donegal and by it's musicians. Teelin, where Dermot's father comes from has a deep musical heritage and Dermot was fortunate to meet and play with many of the musicians of the area from whom he learned many tunes and the traditional etiquette that went with the music. He is an accordionist nonpareil, whose style is firmly rooted in the tradition, whilst at the same time being able to adapt easily to other idioms.

The accordion will forever be associated with Paris, the “City of Light”, which is where Floriane Blancke hails from. She is the grand-daughter of jazz musician Stanislas Suranyi and also of Marthe Blancke, a classical French singer and violinist. Having studied classical music for 10 years in the conservatoire of Bordeaux, Floriane then spent a few years studying jazz and World music.
Together, their repertoire comprises a rich mixture of varied origin - earthy melodeon tunes, joyful waltzes, a haunting French love song, a fiendishly intricate Scottish hornpipe but to mention a few. Theirs is an art par excellence, and their craft is one of finesse and nuance, all executed with a warm joie de vivre.


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