The Irish Wakers
celebrate the songs
and dance music of Ireland, with
nods to the Canadian Maritimes and to seafarers everywhere.
line-up includes vocals, fiddle, Irish flute, mandolin, guitar, and bodhran. We'll gladly play at weddings,
parties, pubs, restaurants,
coffeehouses, festivals, or conventions, and, of course, wakes!
Irish and First Nations drumming event Hearts
Beat enjoys second successful year. Click here
for complete article.
2018 summer fun with the Wakers' Blake Williams
at the setting of a new Guinness World Record!
For a taste of the Wakers' good times, watch our
video on Youtube.
For more samples of the Wakers' music, please visit our Music page.
“Without music, life
would be a mistake.”
What people say about The Irish Wakers:
“The Irish Wakers played to a sold-out audience for the White Rock
Irish Club. Members were entertained with a brilliant selection of traditional
There was great energy in the room and the music was enjoyed and
appreciated by all.” —Deirdre
O'Ruairc, White Rock Irish Club President
“I really enjoyed your
music at the Feed the Hungry event. It was the first time that I
heard the Irish Wakers and
I must say that I was very impressed.”
—Catholine Butler, The Celtic Connection