Alaric of Eysen
|Book(s) || A Storm of Swords (Mentioned)|
A Feast for Crows (Mentioned)
Alaric of Eysen is a well-travelled troubadour.
A Storm of Swords
Alaric is one of seven singers chosen to sing at King Joffrey Baratheon and Lady Margaery Tyrell's royal wedding. Before Alaric can sing, Joffrey chokes on his wine.
A Feast for Crows
Alaric remains in King's Landing after the wedding and occasionally plays for Queen Margaery and her entourage.
Behind the Scenes
Alaric is a reference by George R. R. Martin to Tales of Alaric the Minstrel by Phyllis Eisenstein. A Storm of Swords is dedicated to Phyllis, "who made [George] put the dragons in."
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