Uilleann pipes, bouzouki, whistles, vocals

Troy Donockley

Troy winning the ‘see how many microphones you can use at once competition’…

Troy has built up a formidable reputation as both a Composer/Arranger/Musician/Performer and as a leading virtuoso of the Uilleann Pipes. He’s released three critically acclaimed solo albums, is a member of Nightwish, a former member of Iona and You Slosh, and has also toured and recorded with the likes of Maddy Prior (he has co-produced four albums), Barbara Dickson (produced two albums) Maire Brennan (Clannad), Midge Ure, Lesley Garrett, Roy Harper, Status Quo, Alan Stivell, Del Amitri and many more…

Troy’s website

Nightwish website

Troy rockin' the free world

Troy rockin’ the free world with Nightwish


as Troy Donockley

with Nightwish

with Iona

with Maddy Prior

with You Slosh

  • Glorious Racket (1989)
  • Lift Me Up (1991)

with The Bad Shepherds

with Dave Bainbridge

as session / guest musician