Thursday, 29 March 2012

Variety is the spice of life.

So many different instruments have been used in sessions on the Irish Music Course; - fiddle, bodhran, flute, mandolin, oboe, clarinet, piccolo saxaphone and guitar. We have all participated in learning to sing the traditional Irish way (which is not easy, by any means, and even more difficult to do it with nine other people. I think most of us found the singing sessions incredibly taxing and much more difficult than learning traditional irish instrumentals 'by ear',