Reference: CICD 075
Lillis Ó Laoire hails from Gort a' Choirce in the Donegal Gaeltacht. A widely acclaimed exponent of the sean-nós tradition, he has twice been winner of the prestigious Corn Uí Riada - in 1991 and 1994. He is a lecturer in Irish in the National University of Ireland, Galway.
Lillis is fortunate in possessing one of the finest singing voices amongst the younger sean-nós singers in the country, making this recording a pleasure to listen to.
– The Irish Times
There is no better exponent of the intricate melodies and ornamentation of the sean-nós style than Lillis Ó Laoire
- Irish America Magazine