No photo available. Represent Paddy Moloney? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 421,835 this week

Paddy Moloney

Paddy Moloney has been the leader of the popular Irish band The Chieftains since 1963. He has always had a love of traditional music, which he received from his parents who had a strong music tradition from their native County Laois. His grandfather was a flute player and his uncle belonged to the Ballyfin Pipe Band. His first instrument was a ... See full bio »

What Movies Are Coming This Fall?

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Replicants, superheros, and reboots await you in our Fall Movie Guide. Plan your season and take note of the hotly anticipated indie, foreign, and documentary releases, too.

Check out our Fall Movie Guide

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Paddy Moloney's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Gangs of New York
Gangs of New York Soundtrack
Barry Lyndon
Barry Lyndon Soundtrack
Snow White and the Huntsman
Snow White and the Huntsman Music Department
The Water Horse
The Water Horse Music Department


Hide Hide Show Show Composer (9 credits)
 2011 The Chieftains: Cancion Mixteca ft. Ry Cooder and Los Tigres Del Norte (Video short) (music written and performed by)
 1999 Agnes Browne
 1998 The Irish in America: Long Journey Home (TV Mini-Series documentary) (4 episodes)
- Success (1998)
- The Great Hunger (1998)
 1996 Two If by Sea
 1990 Treasure Island (TV Movie)
 1987 Three Wishes for Jamie (TV Movie)
 1985 Ballad of the Irish Horse (TV Movie documentary)
 1982 The Year of the French (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1982)
- Episode #1.5 (1982)
- Episode #1.4 (1982)
 1981 Lovespell
Show Show Soundtrack (10 credits)
Show Show Music department (4 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Self (20 credits)

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Chieftans

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on being asked by Stanley Kubrick to arrange soundtrack music for Barry Lyndon (1975)] I hadn't seen 'A Clockwork Orange' or any of his films, so I said, 'Well that sounds great, Mr. Kubrick. Is there any chance you could call me back on Monday? I'm a little busy at the moment.' And there was this fellow who was a journalist, standing there with his mouth open: "Don't you know who you were ... See more »


See also Derek Bell (I). See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page