Paddy Martin Musician

Testimonials

“Hello Patrick,
Many thanks for last night’s performance at the Tain theatre. (December 2017)
The pipes sounded wonderful! And thank you for getting to grips with the part so quickly.
Best regards,
Aideen”

“Many thanks Patrick for the gift of great music on a very special day.” President Mary McAleese, 12th July 2011

“The finest Piper to emerge from these parts in many a long year. Expect innovation and tradition in equal measure.” Spirit Store

“A particular favourite of the evening were Patrick Martin’s Uilleann pipes creating a haunting dimension to the extraordinary concerts.” Review of CBO at Carnegie Hall

“Dear Paddy, Thank you so much for the beautiful music you played for us and our guests on our wedding day. You are truly talented. We are so grateful. I would highly recommend you to any bride and groom. You are a true professional.” Naomi and Gavin

“Thank you so much for the music on Saturday Paddy. It was so beautiful, we couldn’t have asked for better. Loved ‘Irish boy’ – well done. All the people from America and England were amazed at the music. You are very gifted at what you do. Thanks again,” Paddy and Roisin

“I cannot tell you enough how fantastic this concert was. It was inspiring and wonderful. From the quality of the music and the variety of programme to the talent of Emmanuel, Kathy and Patrick, and the Genius of Gearoid.” Marcelle Murray, Chair CBOI Boston Executive Committee, Boston

“Uilleann Piper, Patrick Martin wooed audiences with his confident and beautiful rendition of Davey’s evocative ‘Brendan Voyage’, which resulted in thunderous applause and standing ovations at every performance.” The Argus, 5th March 2004

“A new addition to the Orchestra’s line up this year is highly accomplished Uilleann Piper Patrick Martin from Inniskeen. Conductor Gearoid Grant has said that Patrick ranks alongside the best pipers he has ever heard.” Dundalk Democrat, 6th September, 2003

“The large crowd that attended on the night thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful music that Patrick Martin played on the Uilleann Pipes. What a piper! Definitely destined for bigger things in the music world.” Cross Examiner, 18th August 2003

“To Patrick, yet again, a pleasure working with you. Many thanks for your super playing for Come the Dawn.” John Roe

“Dear Patrick, I just wanted to say a massive thank you for playing on our wedding day in Ballintubber on 29th November. You played so beautifully and it made it really special for us- all our guests raved about you! I’m sure everyone tells you this all the time, but you really are so talented and I wish you the very best of luck for the future. Best wishes” Grace and Joey Gaynor

“Thank you so much for the music on Saturday Paddy. It was so beautiful, we couldn’t have asked for better. Loved ‘Irish boy’ – well done. All the people from America and England were amazed at the music. You are very gifted at what you do. Thanks again,’ Paddy and Roisin

“Paddy, I never even got to speak with you on our day but wanted to say a huge thankyou for playing ‘The mission’ so beautifully. It meant so much to us both and you are a master on the pipes. Will recommend. (and midnight walker!) Aine & John

“To Paddy, Thank you for providing the lovely traditional sound of the bagpipes, it really made our day special.” from Margaret-Anne and Thomas

“To Patrick, Wow! You were (are) a star. You worked so hard and God bless your talent. I hope we get to work together again. Thanks so much.” John Roe, Musical Director

“Paddy, We were really pleased that you were able to add to our celebrations with your beautiful gift of music and your gentle spirit of generous giving.” Mairead Heaney, for Brat Bhride

“Hi Patrick, we just wanted to drop you a quick line to thank you for playing at our wedding last Saturday.  It was a fantastic performance and really created the atmosphere we were looking for.  Everyone we spoke to had nothing but great things to say.  Many thanks. Ciaran”