Darcy Nair; vocals and hammered dulcimer with Irish bouzouki, bodhran and bones. Music from Celtic, American and Maritime folk traditions. About Darcy

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"Born to perform... Instead of simply covering a song, Darcy adds her own touch to each one and really makes it her own."

-- Karen Brady, Celtic MP3s Music Magazine

Photo by James B. Gardner

First Round Nominee, 2006 Grammy Awards
"Traditional Folk" and "Production, Non-Classical" for HighStrung

Best Music Soloist of 2008, 2007 and 2006 -- Renaissance Festival Podcast

A lively and engaging singer and multi-instrumentalist, Darcy Nair has performed professionally as a soloist and with folk music groups in the Washington, D.C. area since 1990. She has produced and released 8 independent recordings, including 2 solo titles, and has earned 6 "Wammie" Award nominations from the Washington Area Music Association.

Buy HighStrung Online -- Darcy's Grammy-nominated solo CD HighStrung is available at CD Baby, House of Musical Traditions, and Annapolis Foundation Museum Store. Preview this recording with these soundbites.

Also available: You can purchase Darcy's first solo recording I feel my heart fly at House of Musical Traditions and Annapolis Foundation Museum Store.

Make a New Tradition -- Want to make a statement at your wedding, party or event that is steeped in tradition, yet truly unique? Consider hammered dulcimer music! Click here to learn more.

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