Heartland Concert Association presents " CAHAL DUNNE – SINGER, PIANIST, HUMORIST
Cahal Dunne, “Ireland’s Happy Man,” is a composer, classically trained concert pianist, singer, story teller, comedian and television personality. His style is rich and deep, reflecting the many sides of this distinguished career. He has performed with Bob Hope, Al Martino, Tony Orlando and has performed for several American Presidents. So with his Irish to Broadway to Country repertoire, a great show is guaranteed!
Cahal received his Musical Degree from the University College of Cork. He started a band in Ireland in 1977 and against all odds they made it. They won the equivalent of American Idol in 1979 with his own song “Happy Man.” It was his first number one hit. Fighting a recession in Ireland, he emigrated to the United State and now enjoys playing and singing all over the U.S.
Cahal possesses that certain magical quality known in show business as “it.” “It” transcends talent. “It” comes from deep within an entertainer and washes over an audience, captivating them. He has a following of loyal admirers and friends and continues to make new friends with each appearance.