Barry Hughes

Barry Hughes is a full-time professional singer and self accompanying musician who provides music for all types of funeral services.

Performing on Guitar, Piano and Low Whistle - Barry's musical repertoire is vast and learning new material at short notice is always welcomed. 

Barry will work closely with the family and friends of the deceased to ensure the music is appropriate and meaningful for your loved one's funeral ceremony.

Contact him direct at +353 870926046 or email


"Thank you so much for making the funeral mass so special by providing such beautiful music and for singing one of Dad's favourite songs..."

"The music was amazing and was just what my aunt would have loved."

"Your singing and guitar playing were just exactly what we were looking for and more."











Click on the links below to watch videos of Barry

How Great Thou Art

The Prayer

Wild Mountain Thyme (on low whistle)

Mo Ghrá Thú a Thiarna

You Raise Me Up

Only In God

Jealous of The Angels

















I Watch The Sunrise

Here I Am Lord

Abide With Me 

How Great Thou Art

Old Rugged Cross

There Is A Place / A Time To Remember


Responsorial Psalm

Eagles Wings 

Hiding Place 

Mo Ghrá Thú a Thiarna

Be Not Afraid 

You are Mine 

The Lord Will Heal The Broken Heart 

The Lord's is My Shepard 

Send Forth Your Spirit 

Only In God (Is My Soul At Rest) 


Gospel Acclamation

Alleluia, Alleluia - 

Alleluia - Mass of The Celtic Saints

Seinn Alleluia


Offertory Procession

As I Kneel Before You 

Amazing Grace

Bí Íosa im Chroíse (Jesus be in my heart)

Ag Críost an Síol

Only In God (Is My Soul At Rest) 

Ave Maria





Communion Hymns

Our Lady of Knock

The Clouds Veil 

Christ Be Beside Me (St. Patricks Breastplate)

As I Kneel Before You 

Amazing Grace

Be Thou My Vision

Be Still For The Presence of The Lord

Bí Íosa im Chroíse (Jesus be in my heart)

Ag Críost an Síol

I Will Be The Vine

One Bread, One Body

Take And Eat

In Love For Me (This is My Body) 

Hallelujah (with alternative lyrics for Church)

Make Me A Channel of Your Peace

The Prayer

How Great Thou Art 

In Christ Alone

Blessed Assurance


Recessional Hymn / Exit

You Raise Me Up

Voice of An Angel

Nearer My God To Thee

May The Road Rise To Meet you 

Bring Him Home

Going Home

Remember Me (Christy Hennessy) 

Steal Away (Phil Coulter)  

My Forever Friend (Charlie Landsborough) 

Beyond The Rainbows End (Daniel O'Donnell) 

Tears In Heaven

Jealous of The Angels 

In The Arms of The Angel




























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