About Tommy and Saundra

About Tommy


 Acclaimed as "one of the great contemporary folk voices of Ireland," and "a stellar guitarist, "Tommy O'Sullivan, has remained one of the hidden treasures of traditional Irish music for many years. He has toured throughout North America and Europe, appearing at many major venues and festivals. Tommy has always kept an active recording schedule having recorded three albums as a member of Sliabh Notes and a duet album with Bothy Band piper, Paddy Keenan as well as two solo albums. 

About Saundra


 Saundra O'Sullivan is from Houston, Texas with Native American roots. During high school she sang in many choirs and was a featured soloist. During her nursing career, she continued a high interest in music.  

How They Met


Tommy and Saundra’s paths crossed when she attended an annual traditional Irish music retreat in Midlothian, Texas, where Tommy was an Irish guest instructor on guitar and vocals. As they explored singing together, they discovered her alto harmonies to be a perfect match to his tenor vocals. They married in Houston, Texas, in March 2010 and now live in Dingle, Ireland.

About O'Sullivan's Courthouse Pub


  Tommy and Saundra are the proud owners of O'Sullivan's Courthouse Pub.  In the short time since its opening, its reputation for world-class traditional Irish music has gone through the roof. And, in 2015 National Geographic cited O’Sullivan’s Courthouse Pub as the ‘go to’ pub on Ireland’s “Wild Atlantic Way”. Also, Sky Scanner listed the pub as number 8 in the top 10 music pubs of Ireland and TripAdvisor lists O’Sullivan’s Courthouse Pub as number one nightlife attraction in Dingle with a 5-star rating.

Samples of their Music


You can hear samples of their music on their website at   


You can see videos on their YouTube channel.