Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Classes
M01: O'Carolan Repertoire Ensemble - All InstrumentsInstructor: Aislinn Gagliardi - Read full bio
Location: Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School
Start Date: Mon, August 14, 2017 Start Time: 06:30 PMEnd Date: Wed, August 16, 2017 End Time: 08:30 PMDescription: This ensemble-style workshop is open to both melody and accompaniment instruments. Students will learn distinctly different tunes by Turlough O'Carolan, along with their historical/cultural background, and relevant anecdotes of this prolific composer's life. Through various audio samples and instructor demonstration, students will also learn the best approach to accompanying and arranging a broad variety of O'Carolan's music appropriate for any instrument. Sheet music will be provided.