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Andy Dickson playing fiddle

Andy Dickson: a Tribute

Dermy Diamond reflects on the life of his friend and fellow fiddle player Andy Dickson who died on Sunday 19 April 2020.

Photo: Andy Dickson, Féile na Bóinne, 1977. Image by Joe Dowdall

“A talented fiddle player who influenced many musicians in Belfast and beyond, with his unique style and creative interpretation of traditional tunes.”

Dermy Diamond

Tom Delaney Tribute Concert, Ulster Museum, Belfast 7 December 1985 featuring Andy Dickson, Tara Bingham, Dermy Diamond, Eugene 'Spooly' Kelly and compere Seamus Heaney