Luke Daniels

Luke is a composer and multi-instrumentalist working with folk and traditional music from England, Scotland and Ireland. He is a virtuoso button accordionist. Since winning the BBC Young Tradition Award in 1992 he has worked with the Riverdance Show, De Dannan, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, The English National Opera, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Glenveagh National Park and The Centre for Irish World Music and Dance at University Limerick. His educational projects for young people are run through his charity Gael Music and supported by Arts Council England, Youth Music and The Performing Rights Society Foundation. Solo projects include Histories Rhyme, Lost Music of the Gaels and Islands with performances at the Royal Festival Hall, the London Jazz festival, on BBC Belfast's Blackstaff sessions and Radio 3's In Tune programme.

Title Track Length Description Composers Controls
Limerick Races 2:44

Reel with 'rag tag' perc and horns. Fun.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Limerick Races (solo accordion) 1:07

Solo accordion reel. Slightly nautical feel.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Forever Green 2:57

Reflective hornpipe. Relaxed and friendly.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
The Mountain Path 2:44

Air like melody. Repeated celtic accordion riff.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
The Mountain Path (underscore) 2:22

Repeated celtic accordion riff. Without solo.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Return To Donegal 2:54

Gentle atmospheric reel. A landscape.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Limerick Races 30 1 0:31

Reel with 'rag tag' perc and horns. Fun.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Limerick Races 30 2 0:29

Reel with 'rag tag' perc and horns. Fun.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Forever Green 30 1 0:30

Reflective hornpipe. Relaxed and friendly.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Forever Green 30 2 0:30

Reflective hornpipe. Relaxed and friendly.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
The Mountain Path 30 0:30

Air like melody. Repeated celtic accordion riff.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
The Mountain Path (underscore) 30 0:30

Repeated celtic accordion riff. Without solo.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Return To Donegal 30 0:30

Gentle atmospheric reel. A landscape.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Limerick Races sting 0:03

Reel with 'rag tag' perc and horns. Fun.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Forever Green sting 0:07

Reflective hornpipe. Relaxed and friendly.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
The Mountain Path sting 0:06

Air like melody. Repeated celtic accordion riff.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey
Return To Donegal sting 0:07

Gentle atmospheric reel. A landscape.

Luke Daniels, Paul Honey