“The Moorings” are an Irish Traditional Music collective, consisting of the top traditional, world music and jazz players in Ireland. Our goal is to use the resources of the contemporary Irish Musical landscape to reimagine, and reinterpret our rich musical heritage. Traditional Irish arrangements are interspersed with World, and Jazz, influences, reflecting a modern musically multicultural Ireland.
The musicians, consist of high Calibre Irish Traditional players, including Martin Tourish (Altan), Cormac De Barra (Moya Brennan band), and Karl Nesbitt; world music stars Drazen Derek (Ravi Shankar, Café Orchestra), Oleg Pomonorev (Loyko, Yurodny), and Jazz Players Myles Drennan (Scott Hamilton, Herb Geller, Hugh Buckley) , Dave Redmond (Bill Carrothers ,Larry Coryell, Ian Shaw) and multi disciplinary vocalist Simon Morgan (Opera Ireland, Anuna, Druid, RTÉ Concert Orchestra).
No eye to watch, and no tongue to wound us
All earth forgot, and all heaven around us --