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Joe Derrane  |  Traditional Arts  |  2012 Fellow

The Slate Roof/ The Prayer Reel/ Toss the Feathers

Joe Derrane
Traditional Arts
2012  Fellow

National Heritage Fellowship Award, 2004, Traditional Artist of the Year, 1994 and 2010, Irish Echo, Best Male musician of the Decade (1990-2000), Irish American News, inducted into Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann's Hall of Fame

Selected Performances or Exhibitions
Recorded on the following labels: Copley 1946, released on Rego Records 1993, Green Linnet, Shanachie, Mapleshade, and Compass 2010; A Concert for the Ages, Fairfield Theatre Company, 2010, Homegrown concert series, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, 2006, Boston Symphony Hall, the White House, Wolf Trap Festival, Boston College, Dudley Street ballrooms, circa 1940s-50s

Irish-American Button Accordion

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