Finbar Furey (b 1946)

Singer and player of Irish uilleann pipes.

(Finbar has recorded as part of "The Fureys" and Finbar and Eddie Furey. His date of birth is sometimes given as 1948)


Traditional Irish Pipe Music 1969TransatlanticXTRA 1077
[Reissued as "The Irish Pipes of Finbar Furey"]1972Nonsuch H 72048
[Reissue] 1974Transatlantic TRANS 201029
[Reissue] 1997Wooded Hill HILL CD 13
Prince of Pipers 1973Intercord 26 459-8
[Reissue] 1973Polydor 2908 023
Irish Pipe Music: Hornpipes Airs and Reels 1974Nonesuch H 72059
Love Letters1990BMG/Ariola 411 156 
The Wind and The Rain1997 Nora05
[Reissue]1997 K-Tel3371
We Dreamed Our Dreams: A Celebration of St Patrick's Night 2001BBC Legends BBC Legends
Chasing Moonlight: Love Songs of Ireland 2003Hybrid Recordings 200 26
No Farewells, No Goodbyes 2007Front Line/Sony BMG 
Finbar Furey2009 Cooking VinylCOOKCD 487

Best albums(*).

The Wind and The Rain1997
Traditional Irish Pipe Music1969

(*)Based on critical opinion.


Title.year.Label. number
New York Girls/ Dreams in your Eyes/ Roisin Dubh (EP)2003Rough DiamondRDCD001 EP

Popular downloads.

New York Girls
The Lonesome Boatman
Rakish Paddy
Madam Bonaparte
Sweet Sixteen
The Last Rose of Summer

Anthology - Afro Celt Sound System, U2, Finbar Furey, Maura O'Connell, Linda Thompson et al.

Title.Year.Label. number
Gangs of New York 2002Interscope 06949-3565-2

DVD - Finbar Furey, Paddy Keenan, Mickey Dunne, Mick Coyne et al.

Titleyear.Label. Number
Traveller Piper - Doran Centenary Tionol: A Celebration of the Piping Tradition 2009? ?

Last updated on 05/12/2010