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Introduction to the Irish Whistle II

Jul 22, 2020 - Aug 12, 2020
Introduction to the Irish Whistle II Time Wed Jul 22 2020 at 06:00 pm to Wed Aug 12 2020 at 07:00 pm

Online

USD 25 Tickets
Introduction to the Irish Whistle II

The Music Village presents: The Kennedy’s Kitchen Irish Music Academy with An Introduction to the Almighty Irish Whistle Part 2.

For all ages. Four sessions for $25 July 22 29 August 5 12.

The registration fee is per family sharing the same computer for the virtual workshop.

You will need a whistle in the key of D.

Whistles are available from joHn for $10 (Sweet Tones. Available in green red or blue. We can

figure out how to get these to you either picking them up from joHn or perhaps joHn can deliver.

Whistles can also be purchased wherever you would want to buy them but we’ll recommend an

Indiana based company TheWhistleShop.Com joHn recommends the Sweet Tone for beginners.

They are quiet excellent quality control so they are all good instruments.

( http://www.thewhistleshop.com/catalog/whistles/inexpensive/Clarke/Sweetone/sweetone.htm)

$8.40 plus shipping. Tell Thom that joHn Kennedy sent you.

The WhistleShop also has a good beginner’s page a gentle introduction to the instrument.

Here is a video of Liam Ladewski playing an F whistle by Colin Goldie. A whistle has only 6 holes

but wow. That’s Jacob Turner on the bodhran. Both Liam and Jacob are former students of mine.

Youtube Video

And here is a set of Irish tunes with Theresa Kubiak joining Liam and Jacob. That’s me joHn and

bouzouki Chris O’Brien on mandolin and Rob Weber on bass. We can give lessons on bouzouki

guitar mandolin fiddle and just about any instrument used in Irish music.

Youtube Video


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Wed Jul 22 2020 at 06:00 pm to Wed Aug 12 2020 at 07:00 pm

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Online