Allan Farrell


Allan Farrell is a button accordion player from Little Bay (Placentia Bay) on the Burin Peninsula. Influenced both by his mother’s musicianship and well known players from the peninsula like John Joe Pidgeon and Ed Corcoran, Allan has been learning and playing traditional music since his teens. Now residing in St. John’s, he has over a decade of experience playing in sessions and runs a website where he collects and transcribes tunes as a resource for those interested in learning traditional music.