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Matt Cranitch (b. 1948 ) is a well-known Irish fiddle player.
Dr. Cranitch is a founding member of Na Fili. He is a graduate in electrical engineering and music from University College Cork, lectures at the Cork Institute of Technology on subjects of electronic engineering and music technology. He has a particular involvement in the music of Sliabh Luachra, on the Cork/Kerry border, and is engaged in on-going research on the fiddling style of this region at the Irish World Music Center, University of Limerick. He has written extensively on Irish traditional music. He has also been a member of the band Sliabh Notes.
He currently lives in Cork.
See also Na Fili Discography.
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