Traditional Irish Musicians

Irish Music Accompan

Irish music accompaniment is, in my humble opinion an undervalued skill. It can make or break a music ensemble. A good a...

Three Trailblazing P

Piano accordions are contentious instruments. They’re like the marmite of the traditional music world. People seem...

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 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...

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 ...

How to Play Irish Flute Like Matt Molloy

How to Play the Irish Wooden Flute Like Matt Molloy Published: February 19, 2021 When you think of traditional Irish flu...

How to Play the Tin Whistle Like Mary Bergin

How to Play the Tin Whistle Like Mary Bergin Published: February 15, 2021 Legendary tin whistle player Mary Bergin is th...

Modern Day Traditional Irish Music Legend – Johnny Ringo McDonag

Modern Day Irish Bodhran Legend – Johnny Ringo McDonagh Published: February 12, 2021 Johnny ‘Ringo’ McDonagh is on...

Modern Day Traditional Irish Music Legend – Tony MacMahon

Modern Day Irish Button Accordion Legend – Tony MacMahon Published: January 29, 2021 ‘There’s no bog hole ...

Legends of the Irish Tenor Banjo – Enda Scahill

There’s no shortage of great banjo players in the Irish music scene to draw on for inspiration. One of my personal fav...
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