About

Sarah Markey is a contemporary traditional flute player, singer and harpist who creatively blends Irish and Scottish styles to create self-penned tunes and contemporary folk songs.  She was a BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year finalist in 2019 and has toured all over Europe and internationally with some of the folk scene’s top artists. 

June 2020 will see the release of Sarah’s debut solo album featuring some of her new compositions on flute, folk songs as well as accompaniment from her stellar band line up Jack McRobbie (guitar/piano accordion), Marty Barry (guitar/bouzouki/banjo/vocals) and Charlie Stewart (double bass/fiddle). Also appearing on the album will be special guests Calum Stewart (uilleann pipes), Rubén Bada (bouzouki), Hayley Keenan (piano/strings), Conor Markey (bouzouki) and Eamonn Nugent (bodhrán).