IRISH MUSIC WORKSHOPS
Learn to play Irish music with musicians from renowned Irish bands Cherish the Ladies, Solas, the Sharon Shannon Band, and Gaelic Storm - just in time for Saint Patrick's Day!
Four classes will be offered; see below for details.
All classes will be held at Central Catholic High School, 4720 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA.
Sign up here: Irish Music Workshops
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Advanced Fiddle Workshop with Winifred Horan - 1:30 - 3:30 PM ($35)
Winifred is formerly of Cherish the Ladies, The Sharon Shannon Band, and Solas and is currently on faculty at New England Conservatory of Music in Boston.
Students must have a proficiency in violin/ fiddle technique, with an enthusiasm for learning fiddle tunes by ear and examining violin and bow techniques to move forward.
Intermediate Fiddle Workshop with Katie Grennan of Gaelic Storm - 1:30 - 2:30 PM ($25)
Must have at least 2 years of classical violin training (ages 8+).
Beginner Tin Whistle Workshop with John Williams - 1:30 - 2:30 PM ($25)
No Experience Necessary. Bring D Tin Whistle - available at general music shops
Intermediate Tune Workshop with John Williams - 2:30 - 3:30 PM ($25)
Irish Traditional Music experience recommended. All instruments welcome.