Denis Carey (composer)
|Origin||Newport, County Tipperary, Ireland|
|Genres||Traditional Irish, Irish folk, Celtic|
|Labels||Compass Records, Five Line Music|
|Associated acts||The Brock McGuire Band, Ryan's Fancy|
Along with Dave Keary and Ray Fean, Carey composed and produced the soundtrack for the Canadian film The Divine Ryans, featuring Oscar nominee Pete Postlethwaite. In 2000, Carey was specially commissioned by Shannon Heritage to compose and arrange the music for the show Style at Bunratty Folk Park in County Clare. The music for this show was recorded by Carey for the 2001 release Style - Stories of Irish Dance.
Carey won the 2004 award for LiveIreland.com's composer of the year.
In January 2010, Carey won LiveIreland.com's Composer of the Year Award for the second time.
In 2012, Denis released his first collection of original songs titled, "Denis Carey, Own Compositions".
- Grand Ole Opry, Nashville, Tennessee
- The Town Hall, Broadway, New York,
- The Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Halifax, Canada
- National Stadium, Dublin, Ireland
- Páirc Uí Chaoimh, Cork City, Ireland
- Celtic Colours, Cape Breton, Canada
- Milwaukee Irish Fest, Wisconsin, USA
- Symphony Nova Scotia
- Royal Scottish National Orchestra
- Shane MacGowan
- Jon Kenny
- The Dubliners
- Ryan's Fancy
- Pat Shortt
- An Turas (2000)
- Moving On (2009)
- Green Grass Blue Grass with The Brock McGuire Band (2011)
- "The Divine Ryans". IMDb. Retrieved 19 June 2014.
- "LiveIreland Awards 2004". LiveIreland.com. Retrieved 8 August 2013.
- Margeson, Bill (30 December 2009). "The Livies liveIreland Music Awards 2010". My.liveireland.com. Archived from the original on 3 September 2013. Retrieved 8 August 2013.
- "The Ticket". The Irish Times. 2011. Retrieved 8 August 2013.
- Heywood, Fiona. "BROCK MCGUIRE BAND - Green Grass Blue Grass". LivingTradition.co.uk. Retrieved 8 August 2013.
- "Frontlines". The Irish Times. 28 January 2012. Retrieved 8 August 2013.