Award: Develop Your Skills (Transmission)

Year: 2018

Genre: Folk

Instrument/voice type: Guitar

Location: Northern Ireland

Website: www.danimusicathome.com/

Danielle Carragher (DANI) is a conflict transformation facilitator, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter. She uses sound and narrative to connect people to themselves and develop their creativity. Her songs are rooted in the Irish traditional melodies and stories she was raised with interwoven with her experiences in Palestine and Indonesia. The combination of traditional story- telling through song, infused with experiences from the present day, place her as a must listen for those interested in current alternative folk music.

‘A multi-instrumentalist with a remarkable knack for eking out sublime, burrowing melodies evocative of Irish traditional music.’ The Thin Air