Bill Whelan
Genres:
Folk, International
Meta styles:
Celtic/British Isles, Traditional Folk
Styles:
Celtic, Celtic Fusion, Celtic New Age, Contemporary Celtic, Irish Folk

Bill Whelan (born May 22, 1950) is the Irish composer who was asked to compose a piece for the interval of the Eurovision Song Contest. The end result, Riverdance, was a ten-minute display of traditional Irish dancing that became a full-length stage production and spawned a worldwide craze for Irish dancing and celtic music. Whelan is a native of Limerick, and was educated at Crescent College, University College Dublin and the King's Inns.

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Dancing At Lughnasa

Dancing At Lughnasa

2
Year:
1998
Tracks:
19
Bitrate:
320 kbps
The Roots Of Riverdance

The Roots Of Riverdance

Year:
1997
Tracks:
12
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Riverdance

Riverdance

4
Year:
1995
Tracks:
16
Bitrate:
320 kbps
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