Barry Coope

He was quite selective about his listening, but it was very wide. He had elephantine ears, so he listened to all sorts of stuff. He distilled it down and took a bit from here and a bit from there and then modelled himself into the Barry Coope we all knew and loved.

Mac McCulloch

Frequently seen as the quiet man of The Yetties, Mac was often the backbone of the group throughout their 50-year history

Malcolm – “Mac” to everyone – McCulloch died 10 days before Christmas after a few years of ill health and a final, mercifully brief, battle with cancer.

Seán Tyrrell - 1943-2021

Known for his interpretations of songs, his settings of poetry to music, and his distinctive mandocello and tenor guitar accompaniments, he was a musician and singer who was truly loved by many.

Irish singer and musician Seán Tyrrell died on 30 October 2021 at the age of 78.  Known for his interpretations of songs, his settings of poetry to music, and his distinctive mandocello and tenor guitar accompaniments, he was a musician and singer who was truly loved by many.

Ivor Hyde

Generations of ceilidh and barn dance enthusiasts, dance clubs and concerts have enjoyed his music, and an incalculable number of musicians from all over the country have beaten a path to his door when their instruments needed attention