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Oisín Hannigan - Bodhrán

Oisín Hannigan was born in Wolverton, England, took to hitting drums as soon as he could crawl and learned his chops sharing the stage with his parents Steáfán Hannigan and Saskia Tomkins. Oisín has been teaching and playing at a professional level since the age of eleven, some of his past successes include: winning the Comhaltus Mid Atlantic Bodhrán championship in 2009, playing with the Chieftains, once at the age of 9 at Massey Hall, and once again at Roy Thomson Hall age 11.

Recent projects include: Opening for Lauryn Hill at Venues including Massey Hall in Toronto, and Radio City Music Hall in New York City with Award winning musician Paul Beaubrun (with Aubrey Dayle, Brad Cheeseman, and Rich Brown), Playing with Juno Award winner Divine Brown at her Christmas special, Playing in David Newland's Band “Uncharted Waters”, Recording for multiple Gemini Award winning composer Donald Quan on his soundtrack for the T.V series “Star Hunter”, and soon to be working with Juno award winner Tanika Charles.

Oisín is also in the process of recording an album with his family band “Clan Hannigan” where he is making his debut as a singer.