Brian McGrath originates from Brookeborough, Co Fermanagh

in Northern Ireland, an area steeped in traditional Irish music.

He started playing piano at the age of five and later progressed

to the accordion, banjo and mandolin. He has toured the world

extensively and has played with traditional Irish music veterans

including Noel Hill, John Carty, Matt Molloy, Paul Brock, Frankie

Gavin, Charlie Lennon, Joe Burke, Sean Maguire, Brian

Rooney, Cathal Hayden, Joe Derrane, Arty McGlynn, Alec Finn,

lan Kelly, Dolores Keane and Steve Cooney to name but a few.

As well as doing extensive TV and media work he has played

on over 120 albums to date.