John Manners, pianist, organist, uilleann piper and bagpiper, began his musical education in the Dublin College of Music (now known as the DIT Conservatory of Music), at the age of 7, where he studied piano, uilleann pipes and music theory. John went on to study music at University College Dublin and graduated in 1999. Whilst in college, John began to perform as church organist in the Holy Cross Church, Dundrum, Dublin.
John, also a composer, has worked in the music industry for the last 15 years, and has gained a valuable insight into the whole process of music creation, from initial concept to finished production. He has worked with many different types of musicians on various different projects.