Ewen Baker

Ewen Barker

Ewen Baker has been playing the violin professionally for over twenty-five years. His fiddle playing brings soulfulness to the music. He has performed with Shane Howard, Archie Roach, Mary Black, Steve Pigram, Yirrmal and Declan O’Rourke. His other credits include the string arrangement for APRA award winning title track of The Secret River, written by Shane Howard and Archie Roach, and Music Director and performer for Exile, Songs and Tales of Irish Australia. Ewen’s recent album of traditional Celtic tunes features duets with some of Australia’s finest tune backers, each having been an important influence in his life as a musician. Ewan will be joined by Jim Green, John Hudson, Shane Howard, Patrick Evans, Dan West, Tommy Carty, Peter Daffy, Jeremy Dunlop, Jenny Baker and Graeme Baker.