Jim Hinton
Profile 

Jim Hinton, M.A., has been performing folk music professionally for over 40 years. He sings and accompanies himself on guitar, mandocello, harmonica, and bodhran (the Irish drum). He specializes in the traditional songs of Ireland and performs at pubs, festivals, schools, churches, and coffeehouses throughout the Western states. A prolific songwriter and purveyor of contemporary folk, Hinton has a vast repertoire that includes songs from the 1600s through the 1960s from Ireland, Britain, and America.