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Tuesday Evening Zoom Irish Class from 7pm and Session from 8.15pm

Zoom Link Below (you will be able to join 10 minutes before the class starts)

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88960263597?pwd=QnM5U2ZiU0tnVkhNNXBkTDczSDBUdz09

Passcode: 545084

Contact Jill Elliot jillyelliot@gmail.com 07515 904 707
This class is suitable for all melody instruments.  We learn and play at a medium/faster medium pace -come along for a complimentary trial by clicking the zoom link above, to see if it suits you - there are other groups that may be more suitable.  Participants are muted when playing.  Questions are encouraged and participants look forward to meeting each other weekly.

Sessions are for playing tunes.  Everyone is muted except the leader, allowing melody players to play confidently without fear of putting another group member off track.  Guitarists, piano players and percussionists get the chance to experiment with different chords and styles.   This is a great opportunity to play Irish tunes with an experienced fiddle player and Irish Ceili band, The Perfect Cure.

7.00pm-8.00pm - learn a new tune/revise previous week's tune - all tunes are on the A-Z Tunes - Recordings and Visual Aids 

8.15pm-9.15pm - session of tunes with the band - click here for the tunes we are playing at the session

The fee for the whole evening is 10 - or if you just want to join for the session, it is 5 

Your 10 fee covers you for any other group or session for the whole week.  Pay as you go and only for weeks attended.

 

For tunes we have covered during terms from September 2020, scroll down this page.

For tunes covered prior to September 2020, see links in contents: far left column on dark background under the heading Music Classes Archive which is towards the bottom of the contents column.

 

Summer Term 2021 - May - August

Date

Tunes

Sunday 2nd May Highly Strung Start the Summer Party 2pm-4pm via zoom from Yew Tree Cottage.  
Tuesday 4th May Murroe Polka, Revise Cascade Polka, Ballinahulla Polka
Tuesday 11th May Spillane's, As I looked East and West (Polkas)
Tuesday 18th May  
Tuesday 25th May  
Tuesday 1st June  
Tuesday 8th June  
Tuesday 15th June  
Tuesday 22nd June  
Tuesday 29th June   
Tuesday 6th July  
Tuesday 13th July  
Tuesday 20th July  
Tuesday 27th July  
Tuesday 3rd August  
Tuesday 10th August  
Tuesday 17th August  
Tuesday 24th August  
Tuesday 31st August  

 

Spring Term 2021 - January - April

Date

Tunes

Tuesday 5th January Raheen Reel, Boogie Reel
Tuesday 12th January Trip to Cullenstown (reel), Lehane's (polka)
Tuesday 19th January (The) Raheen
Tuesday 26th January Controversial Reel
Tuesday 2nd February Master McDermott's
Tuesday 9th February Galtee Rangers, Speed the Plough
Tuesday 16th February John Brennan's, Swinging on a Gate
Tuesday 23rd February Maids of Mount Cisco
Tuesday 2nd March Bucks of Oranmore
Tuesday 9th March Wind that Shakes the Barley, Old Copperplate, Merry Blacksmith
Tuesday 16th March Musical Priest
Tuesday 23rd March Humours of Tulla, Red Haired Lass
Tuesday 30th March Roaring Mary
Tuesday 6th April Revise Humours of Tulla Set
Tuesday 13th April Cascade Polka, Ballinahulla Polka 
Tuesday 20th April Rights of Man, Little Diamond (polka)
Tuesday 27th April Tom Bhetty's Waltz

 

Autumn Term 2020 - Zoom - November - December

Date

Tunes

Tuesday 10th November Keefe's Slide/Sail Around the Rocks/Where is the Cat?
Tuesday 17th November John Brennan's - reel
Tuesday 24th November John Brennan's revision with bowing 
Tuesday 1st December Prowling Fox, Captain Bing - Irish Polkas
Tuesday 8th December Ned O'Connor, Revise two polkas from 1st Dec, play John Brennan's
Tuesday 15th December Pride of Petravore, Far from Home
Tuesday 22nd December Minstrel's Fancy
Wednesday 23rd December Highly Strung and Folk Feet Christmas Party 1.45pm - dancing and playing starts at 2pm - 3pm chatting to finish around 3.15pm - email Jill jillyelliot@gmail.com for the programme