15 Tracks: INVASION SUITE: Hallowed Fire * The First Sheaf * Becoming* HIBERNIA SUITE: Sean O Duibhir An Ghleanna * The Ballydesmond Polkas * Belles Of Tipperary / Star Of Munster * Merrily Kiss The Quaker / Denis Murphy's Slide * TO BRING THEM HOME (from Heroes Of The Helen Blake) * RAINING UP SUITE: Captain H * Bovaglies Plaid * The Butterfly * There Is No Light * THE DUSK & DARK & THE DAWN SUITE: The Dusk * The Dark *. The Dawn.

Mairead Nesbitt is best known as the Celtic violinist in the hugely popular group Celtic Woman.

For over a decade, Mairead Nesbitt enchanted millions of fans around the world.

Mairead's distinctive blend of traditional Irish and classical styles earned her Irish Music magazine's title of Best Traditional Female.

For Mairead, music is truly a life's work. She grew up in a musical family in Co.Tipperary her parents are music educators and all five of her siblings are accomplished musicians. Mairead began playing piano at the age of four, and picked up the fiddle two years later.

Mairead began her professional career at 16 with the prestigious RTE Concert Orchestra, and her playing was featured on the original soundtracks of Riverdance, Lord of the Dance and Feet of Flames, touring the world as lead fiddle player with the Michael Flatley shows.

Mairead Nesbitt (celtic violin), Karl Nesbitt (flute, low whistle, bouzouki, didjeridoo, Mick O'Brien (uilleann pipes,whistle).

Other guest musicians: Kathleen Nesbitt (fiddle), John Nesbitt (accordion), Sean Nesbitt (accordionNathan Pacheco (vocal), Noel Eccles (percussion), Nick Bailey (percussion)

Cashel Set Dancers (Grainne Ui Chaomhanaigh, Aine Cody, Bernie Sullivan, Coleman Lydon.

The Orchestra Of Ireland: Leader Kenneth Rice, Conducted By Liam Bates.

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