Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Instructors
Instructor Website: https://www.shanehennessy.ie/
Teaching M13: Irish Guitar: Backing, Flatpicking, Fingerstyle
Shane Hennessy is a virtuoso guitarist and composer from Ireland, whose unique and energetic guitar performances have amazed audiences all over the world. His cross-genre guitar playing style and cinematically vivid compositions tie in multiple forms of world and ethnic musics, not least his native Irish music, and have caught the attention of big names like guitar legend Tommy Emmanuel, super-producer Nile Rodgers (CHIC), and Riverdance composer Bill Whelan. He also works as a songwriter, and is an in-demand session musician.