Ireland House Oral History Collection

Susan McKeown


3 November 2009

2 hours and 2 minutes

Preferred Citation:

Ireland House Oral History Collection, Archives of Irish America, New York University

Biographical Note:

Susan McKeown (b. Dublin, Ireland, 1967) is a well known Irish folk singer who came to New York in 1990 to study music at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy. She has produced many albums and collaborated with a number of talented artists to put a new spin on traditional Irish music.



  1. Maeve was the warrior Queen of Connacht, an Irish province, in Celtic mythology.