Kieran O’Hare is a highly respected and sought-after performer of Irish traditional music on the uilleann pipes, concert flute, and tin whistle. He has made countless appearances at festivals and concerts in North and South America, Japan, China, and Europe. Kieran has worked extensively in designing music for the stage, and is in great demand as a session musician and as a teacher of Irish music. He has appeared in film, the theatrical stage, on television and radio, and on Broadway. He made a Carnegie Hall debut in 2010 as a soloist with the New York Pops Orchestra under the baton of Steve Reineke. More recently, with his wife the fiddler Liz Knowles, Kieran toured the world for over four years as musical director of the France-based show Celtic Legends. He currently performs as a member of the acclaimed trio Open the Door for Three, with Liz Knowles and Pat Broaders.
Kieran serves on the Board of Directors of Na Píobairí Uilleann in Dublin, Ireland, an organization dedicated to the preservation and promotion of uilleann piping worldwide.
Kieran lives in Maine.