One for the Foxes, a dynamic new transatlantic trio, features Ireland’s Tadhg Ó Meachair (piano, accordion) and Dave Curley (vocals, guitar), alongside Colorado, USA’s Joanna Hyde (vocals, fiddle). Merging varied backgrounds in Irish and American folk musics, this band’s highly personalized sound emerges in a manner both eclectic and grounded.
VOCALS · FIDDLE
Award-winning fiddler and vocalist Joanna Hyde, a Colorado native, is steeped in musical styles on both sides of the Atlantic. A recipient of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s Graduate Arts Award, Joanna has an MA in Irish Traditional Music Performance from the prestigious Irish World Academy in Limerick, and tours throughout North America and Europe with various projects.
Tadhg Ó Meachair
PIANO · PIANO ACCORDION
An All-Ireland champion pianist, Tadhg has toured the world with his multi-award-winning band GOITSE. His musicianship, recognised by legendary musician Dónal Lunny in his ‘Lorg Lunny’ television series, has led him to collaborate with acts ranging from Seán Ó Sé to The Stunning. In recent years, he has recorded on many albums and worked with singers and musicians alike
VOCALS · GUITAR
A multi-instrumentalist from County Galway, Dave Curley has worked with multiple Grammy-winning acts, as well as being a member of the Irish super group, SLIDE. David has toured with Moya Brennan of Clannad and Ross Holmes of Mumford and Sons. Not only an outstanding musician, singer, and song-writer, Dave is also known as a champion Irish step dancer.