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Martyn Bennett

Martyn Bennett was first played on NTS on 31 January 2017. Songs played include Blackbird.

Martyn Bennett (February 17, 1971 – January 30, 2005) was a Scottish musician who was born in St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada. He was extremely influential in the evolution of modern Celtic Fusion, a blending of traditional Celtic and modern music.

He and his family moved to Kingussie, Speyside, Scotland when he was 10. One of his teachers introduced him to the Great Highland Bagpipe. Within two years Martyn was winning prizes in many of the junior piping competitions around Scotland. He then took up violin, piano and composing…

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Blackbird
Martyn Bennett
Real World Records2003
Blackbird
Martyn BennettReal World Records2003
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