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Eimear McGeown

Flautist

Music

Eimear McGeown

Biography

Eimear graduated in 2005 with BMus (Hons) flute. Since then she has established a diverse career playing both the classical and traditional Irish flute. She has performed as a soloist in many prestigious venues; including BBC's Last Night of the Proms and the world premiere of Dave Morris' flute concerto in the Library of Congress in Washington DC.

She has recorded with various artists on albums for Decca, Universal and Chandos Record labels and played on BBC Radio, Classic FM and RTÉ lyric FM. On the Irish flute, Eimear holds two All Ireland titles and has released a Celtic EP, Inis, as well as recording several of her own compositions with Barry Douglas on two of his Celtic albums.

She has performed with a range of artists including The Pogues, Amsterdam and Matt Cardle, has recorded for the video game Runescape at Abbey Road Studios and played in Lord of the Rings in the West End, London.