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Electric violins have always been controversial instruments. What many don’t realise however is just how versatile the...

How to Make a Bodhrán

The process of building a bodhrán is truly magical. I love nothing more than seeing one of my favourite musical instrum...

The Greatest C#/D Acc

Despite the popularity of B/C tuning within the modern world of traditional Irish music, the C#/D press and draw system ...

The Very Irish Roots of Sea Shanties

In what has already been a strange and unpredictable year, the emerging trend that has most taken me by surprise is the ...

The Top Five Irish B

Whether you prefer to strum along to lively Irish dance tunes or to accompany soulful Irish ballads, there’s no sh...

The Best of Liz Carroll – Six Irish Tunes to Learn

I love nothing better than learning a new tune. Exploring how the melody is shaped. How it feels under your fingers. Tak...

Traditional Irish Mus

McNeela’s Guide to the Best Irish Music Events on St Patrick’s Day 2021 Updated: 10/03/2021 This St. Patrick...

Irish Tin Whistle Care and Maintenance

How to Care for your Brass Whistle Published: March 5, 2021 Worried customers will sometimes contact me to ask what’s ...

How To Play The Concertina Like Noel Hill

How To Play The Concertina Like Noel Hill Published: March 2, 2021 Noel Hill is the master of the modern concertina. He ...

Top Tips for Caring for Your Bodhran

FAQ – Top Tips for Caring for Your Bodhran The bodhrán skin is the most important part of the bodhrán. It dictat...
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