Dan Houghton

Dan Houghton

Multi-instrumentalist Dan Houghton grew up surrounded by Scottish traditional music and dance and started his musical career playing the whistles, viola and tíompan (hammered dulcimer) when he was about seven. He has been fingering the pipes and flute since the early nineties and as has toured and taught internationally. New World Festival audiences know Dan as a member of the Scottish trad group Cantrip.