Kevin Burke: Crossing boundaries

By Arne Sjostedt
Updated April 23 2018 - 10:40pm, first published May 2 2014 - 3:00am

His album If The Cap Fits from 1978 is said to be among the most influential of its kind ever recorded. Playing mainly traditional Irish dance music, renowned Irish fiddler Kevin Burke recalls a time when the music he makes moved from the dance hall, or house party, and into the concert hall.

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