Jason McKinney is a pianist, oboist, harpist and composer. He is also the founder of the local chamber ensemble Manitou Winds.
McKinney recently visited IPR’s Studio A to play some music and talk about the upcoming Manitou Winds concert. He played two excerpts from his own arrangement of O'Carolan's Symphony (George Brabazon and Planxty Burke) and an arrangement of the lullaby "Seoithín Seo Hó."
Listen to the entire performance and interview below.
For video of McKinney performing "Seoithín Seo Hó," visit the Interlochen Public Radio Facebook page.
Manitou Winds will present “A Celtic Summertide” on Friday August 17 at 7 p.m. at the Oliver Art Center in Frankfort. Click here for more information about the upcoming performance.