Welcome to Cathal Clohessy and Éamonn Costello’s official website. Cathal and Éamonn play Traditional Irish Music on fiddle and accordion, and in late 2010 they released a critically acclaimed album titled “Bosca Ceoil and Fiddle“.
‘It’s not every day a debut cuts through the ether with such razor-sharp precision … Pin-prick precision crossed with musical curiosity’. Siobhán Long -The Irish Times
It really doesn’t get much better than this. Gordon Potter: Livingtradition.co.uk December 2011
“it [Bosca Ceopil and Fiddle] will doubtless be hailed as a supreme example of its kind, both uplifting and invigorating”. David Kidman- NetRhythm.com -August 2011
‘The Box and fiddle blend perfectly together note for note … Purely unadorned playing with no added extras…’ Eileen McCabe -Irish Music Magazine.
‘[…]Music that lifts the spirit and sets the toes tapping’. Geoff Wallis -FRoots Magazine.
‘[..] reaches the emotional core […]’ John Regan -Irish Music Magazine
[…]this album brings in stunning individual solo flights to complement the captivating duets. Reel, jig and waltz to great tunes. FATEA Magazine
‘Clohessy and Costello are certainly a pair to watch for the future.’ Alex Monaghan -Folk world