Davy Spillane (born 1959) is a songwriter and a player of uilleann pipes and low whistle.
Davy was born in Dublin in 1959 . At the age of 12 he started playing the uilleann pipes. His father encouraged him and inspired him with his love of all music genres. For the next three years he played at sessions and met many prominent Irish musicians At the age of 16 he played in Ireland, Britain and Europe. He starred as a gypsy in Joe Comerford's film "Traveller". In 1978 he began to write his own music.（网摘）