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Hughie Travers’


Hughie Travers’ (Reel)


Hughie Travers was a flute player from County Leitrim who played in the Dublin Metropolitan Garda Ceili Band, with whom he recorded a few 78 RPM records in the 1930’s.

Details from Fiddlers Companion book by Andrew Kuntz. Link.

Photo Details: 78 Record from 1937 of the Dublin Metropolitan Garda Ceilidhe Band.

Credit:  Link.


John Kelly Senior playing Hughie Travers’ and Ballykett Courthouse Reels on concertina.

Details: Recording Session for RTÉ (Radio Telefis Éireann)

Location: Kitchen of Marrinan’s Old Bar, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare

Date: July 9, 1975

Credit: Recorded by Barry Taylor, part of his book “Music in a Breeze of Wind” about music in West Clare. Link. 



Hughie Travers’