Fiddle player John Carty was born and raised in London, lives in Co. Roscommon and is Sligo Traditional Artist in Residence. 

In this episode of The Rolling Wave podcast he talks about that journey, learning music at the feet of many great London musicians and finding a way into the intricacies of Sligo fiddle music - listen above.

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