Welcome to the site of Ilse de Ziah and information about current work, recordings and publications.

Ilse de Ziah’s award winning music documentary film Living the Tradition is now available to buy.

Watch the trailer here

“Nowhere else can you find the stories of such stirring music told better than by this amazing cellist and this astounding filmmaker.” tradconnect


You can also visit the Ilse de Ziah online shop for digital downloads of her beautiful solo cello arrangements and compositions including the book Irish Airs for Solo Cello;


“cleverly modern arrangements can only be seen as a ray of light after the storm cloud that has been over our native songs” goldenplec


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“a gem glistening with grace and sparkle” Munster Express