Steven Byrnes is from Co. Kilkenny. He has been residing in the United Kingdom since 2004; here he attained a degree in music with Thames Valley University and is now playing music full time both at home and abroad. Since he introduced himself to London he has worked throughout the globe from Africa to China, America and Europe. Such musicians Steven has worked with are Damien O Kane, Jonjo Kelly, Seth Lakeman and more recently Kate Rusby. Steven is a member of Scottish super group ‘The Treacherous Orchestra’ and has headlined some of the UKs top folk festivals from Celtic Connections to Cambridge.