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William McBride

William McBride is Neil Hannon’s former music teacher at the Portora Royal School, Enniskillen. He was the second music teacher he had after the piano lessons he received in Derry, and he has been decisive in Neil Hannon’s passion for music.

Aside from the school, William has performed the organ when Neil Hannon recorded ‘Pie Jesus’ for the BBC in 1985.

William and Neil were interviewed together in 2003 for a Music Asides TV documentary.