first_imgIt has been a dark two months for the Brennan family, as not only have they had to say goodbye to dad Leo, but now to uncle Pádraig. Writing on Twitter, Moya expressed her sadness.My dear uncle and Clannad member Padraig Duggan passed away peacefully this morning. Rest in Peace Padraig @ClannadMusic— Moya Brennan (@moyaclannad) August 9, 2016 Tributes from other social-media users have flooded the site as people extend their condolences to the Brennan family. Media pundit André Archimbaud said, “My sincerest condolences to you [Moya] & your family right now. Your music has been stalwart in my life for 30 years”, and countless people have reached out to the family with warm wishes.Pádraig along with his twin brother, Noel, were the youngest of six children of Aodh (Hugh) and Máire Duggan.They grew up in the Gaoth Dobhair Gaeltacht, after early musical proficiency, joined their niece and nephews, the Brennans, to form Clannad in the early 1970s.  Moya Brennan pays tribute to late uncle Pádraig Duggan was last modified: August 10th, 2016 by Elaine McCalligShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:ClannadLeo BrennanMoya BrennanPadraig Dugganlast_img

Moya Brennan pays tribute to late uncle Pádraig Duggan

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