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Gabriel Donohue

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Irish born Multi Instrumentalist, Singer Songwriter is based in Philadelphia. He performs mostly on guitar and piano but also plays many more instruments from bouzouki/mandolin to irish and exotic percussion.
 Gabriel performs throughout the USA, solo and along with a cadre of top flight musicians. He toured for three years with the Grammy Award winning Chieftains.  He has recorded with the Boston Pops, Eileen Ivers, Joanie Madden, James Keane, Sean Quinn, Brian Conway, John Whelan, Karen Mal, Aoife Clancy, Liam Clancy, to name a few. 
He also produces and engineers albums for a broad array of artists at Cove Island Productions in center city Philadelphia. A state of the art facility using top quality microphones and gear.

The lists of artists he has collaborated with, is a who's who of the top musicians in the acoustic and celtic music field. He performed with Michael Flatley at the National Heritage Awards in Washington DC. And played with Eileen Ivers at the Clinton Whitehouse entertaining Irish and American dignitaries and signers of the Good Friday peace accords.

He enjoys working with new talent and often gets involved with projects with emerging artists. He also teaches songwriting in a classroom setting and records the finished songs in house, so that the students get to see the process from conception to the completion.

Gabriel is available for concerts, club dates, private affairs and house concerts.

For bookings please email

Impish Wonder

Email for solo or group performances tailormade to your needs

Send an email with the date and time of the event and particulars and we'll get right back to you.

Festivals where Gabriel has appeared

Festival of the guitar. Cordoba Spain w Canizares
National Folk festival. Lowell Mass.
National Heritage awards. Washington DC
World Accordeon Festival. Montmagny Canada
Live Oak festival Santa Barbara CA
North Texas Irish Festival Dallas TX
Chateau Ste Michelle, Woodinville WA. Summer series
Celtic Festival, Felina, Italy
Aalborg festival, Denmark
Quimper Festival de Cornouaille. France
Glen Echo Festival, Maryland.
Wolftrap Summer series.
Royal Albert Hall with Zucchero
Walnut Creek, Raleigh with Jethro Tull


Conan O'Brien
Tonight Show with Jay Leno
CBS Morning show
NBC Today Show
Charlie Rose
Fox News
Donnie and Marie
Late Late Show with Gay Byrne, Ireland

To contact Gabriel Donohue please e mail

Moyode Music 2006  (c) (p)

Cove Island Productions

Donohue 2006