Aibhlín has been involved with the Irish harp as a performer, teacher, arranger and advocate for more than forty years, and has been a strong force for encouraging the integration of the Irish harp into Irish traditional music. She studied concert harp with Caitríona Yeats and Mercedes Garvey and holds BA Hons, BMus degrees from University College Dublin. She has a long standing association with both classical and traditional music as a solo harper and ensemble musician, with extensive radio, television and recording experience.Read More
As Director of An Chúirt Chruitireachta, Cairde na Cruite’s International Festival for Irish Harp, she continues to promote all elements and genres of Irish harp performance. She has served on the board of the Irish Traditional Music Archive, was a member of The Arts Council, An Chomhairle Ealaíon
2006-2012, and was appointed Deputy Chair of the Council 2012-2016. She is Chair of the Irish Chamber Orchestra, Chair of Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland and a board member of Glór Arts and Cultural Centre, Ennis.