Mícheál Ó Domhnaill (Irish pronunciation: [mʲiːçaːɫ oː dˠɔwnˠɨlʲ]; 7 October 1951 – 7 July 2006) was an Irish singer, guitarist, composer, and producer who was a major influence on Irish traditional music in the second half of the twentieth century. He became famous for his work with Skara Brae, The Bothy Band, Relativity, Nightnoise, and a successful collaboration with fiddler Kevin Burke.
From the Editor – There are volumes to be said about the music mastery and moments in friendship with Michéal Ó’Domhnail. The purpose of this page is to invite your personal comments and share stories as you remember him. Please respond to witness the brilliance of Michéal’s rich presence in Portland as a musician, friend and neighbor. Thank you.