Kathryn Tickell

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Folk Singer
Date of Birth June 8, 1967
Place of Birth England
Age 53 years old
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Kathryn Tickell

Kathryn Tickell, OBE, DL is an English musician, noted for her mastery of the Northumbrian smallpipes and fiddle.

Born: June 8, 1967, Walsall, West Midlands, England
Genres: Traditional, folk, Celtic
Occupation(s): Musician, composer
Instruments: Northumbrian smallpipes, fiddle
Years active: 1986–present
Labels: Black Crow, Park, Resilient
Associated acts: Sting
Website: Kathryn Tickell's Official site

About Kathryn Tickell

Accomplished folk musician known for her work on the fiddle and the Northumbrian smallpipes. Between 1984 and 2012, she released over ten albums, including On Kielder Side, Borderlands, and The Gathering.

Before Fame

She was featured in a 1987 television documentary.


She was deemed Musician of the Year for the Folk Awards presented by BBC Radio 2.

Family Life

Her musician father, Mike, was an important influence on her musical development.


She and Peter Knight both performed in the folk music genre.

Information related to Kathryn Tickell

  • People educated at Gosforth Academy
  • Players of Northumbrian smallpipes
  • English fiddlers
  • Deputy Lieutenants of Northumberland
  • Shetland music
  • Musicians from Northumberland
  • 21st-century violinists
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Latest information about Kathryn Tickell updated on January 23, 2021.