Learning the Music

Teachers offering private lessons or workshops:

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Private instruction - Bodhran (drum)

Individual and Group Lessons offered for beginners and experienced players.

Beginners learn:

  • How to hold a bodhran
  • How to use a tipper
  • Skin hand technique
  • Tipper hand technique
  • Introduction to different rhythm patterns

Experienced Players Learn:

  • Advanced tipper use
  • Varying tipper techniques
  • Advanced tone changes
  • Accents and subtleties
  • Advanced rhythm stylings

Visit YouTube to see the teacher in action. Use search key words "Corey Purcell Bodhran"

Contact Corey Purcell for more info:
phone 610-295-4555
email vacoreye(at)gmail.com

Traditional Irish Music

Private lessons or classes at the IAANWJ
Irish-American Association of North West Jersey, 352 Richard Mine Rd, Wharton, NJ 07885

  • Fiddle with Willie Kelly
  • Whistle with Siobhán Kelly
  • Concertina with Doug Barr
  • Harp with Iris Nevins

Please email irisnevins(at)verizon.net for further info.