Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Classes
Note: All class times are listed in CENTRAL TIME ZONE. Thank you!
M01: Bodhrán, Beginning (Irish Frame Drum)Instructor: Amy Richter - Read full bio
Location: CelticMKE Center (Check-in at CelticMKE Center)
Start Date: Mon, August 14, 2023 Start Time: 06:30 PMEnd Date: Wed, August 16, 2023 End Time: 08:00 PMDescription: This bodhrán class level will focus on the fundamentals of playing the bodhrán- holding the drum, holding the tipper, simple drum voicing, and learning basic rhythms for accompanying jigs and reels.
All levels for this year’s bodhrán course will have a specific focus for each day:
Day 1 (Tuesday) will be dedicated to the tipping/stick hand
Day 2 (Wednesday) will concentrate on the voicing/back hand
Day 3 (Thursday) will cover what to play- tactics and methods for accompanying tunes in an appropriate manner.