Micho Russell (1915 - 1994)

Irish tin-whistle player of mainly traditional tunes.

(From Doolin, County Clare. Born 25th March 1915. Died 19th Feb 1994. Packie and Gussie were his brothers)
(Also known as Micko Russell)


Title.year.Label. number
Traditional Irish Music From County Clare 1976Free Reed FRR0004
[Reissue on CD] 2008Free Reed FRRR09
Ireland's Whistling Ambassador (*) 1995 Pennywhistler's Press PWCD80001
[Reissue] 2001Whistler's Press  

(* recorded 1990 - 1993 )

Collaboration - Micho Russell, Packie Russell and Gussie Russell.

Title.year.Label. number
The Russell Family of Doolin, Co Clare (LP) 1974Topic 12TS251
The Russell Family of Doolin, Co Clare (cass)1974Topic 4T251

(* Rereleased as part of the package "The Clare Set" (6 CDs) Vol 1:FCLAR 01 )

Anthology - Various artists including Ted Furey and Micko Russell.

The Very Best of the Original Irish Folk Festivals Vol 1 1993Bell Records  


Title. year. Label. number.
They ordered their pints of beer - The Voice of the People vol 13 (+) 1998 Topic TSCD 663

(+ One track only - "When Mursheen Went to Bunnan" - song )

Last updated on 05/07/2009