Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Instructors
Instructor Website: http://www.aislinglyonsmusic.com/
Teaching M01: Irish Music Ensemble for Teens (ages 13 to 18) and W04: Concertina Workshop (Friday only)
Aisling Lyons is an 8 times All-Ireland Champion harpist & concertina player from County Clare, Ireland. Aisling grew up in a musical home & went on to study music at The Irish World Academy of Music & Dance in Limerick. She is much sought after as teacher & performer in Ireland & abroad. Aisling has travelled to Australia, Norway, the U.K, U.S.A, Canada & France, giving various harp workshops & performances. In 2015, she released her debut EP, which was received greatly in Ireland & further a-field. Though her style is deeply rooted in Traditional Irish Music, Aisling's playing has been influenced by the folk, contemporary & world music sounds of her surroundings in Limerick.
"Without doubt, a child prodigy in the harping world" ~ Custy's Music Shop.