• Midwest Record

    “A thoroughly engaging and out of the ordinary listening experience.”

    Midwest Record
  • Cinemusical

    “Interesting, striking, and quite engaging”

  • Gapplegate

    “If you are like me, you welcome the rightness and musicality of the hybrid, and are glad for Dave Flynn’s imaginative music.”

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Celebrated by the New York Times for the “power and grittiness” of his music, composer, conductor and guitarist Dave Flynn is a musician to take note of.

Hailing from Dublin, Ireland, he redefined orchestral music by creating the cross-genre Irish Memory Orchestra: a “formidable collective of musicians” (The Irish Times)—and the first and only orchestra in the Western world to perform exclusively by memory.

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2022 Review: 2023 Preview

As 2022 draws to a close I’d like to thank everyone for supporting my work and the Irish Memory Orchestra during the year. Here is a summary of what I got up to in 2022 with the orchestra and with other proj…


Dave Flynn’s compositions are divided between classical works and new traditional Irish tunes.


Dave Flynn’s discography is available in the Shop