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Bodhrán Workshops with John Joe Kelly

Best known for his work with the band Flook, John Joe Kelly is constantly expanding the boundaries of what beats and sounds you can get from one single drum. Renowned worldwide for his energetic teaching methods, this is a rare opportunity to enjoy a six week course with the bodhrán master.

' say John Joe Kelly plays the bodhrán, is like saying Mount Everest is a bit of a climb' - Paul Saunders

Beginners, 6pm-7pm, €70
Experienced, 7.30pm-9pm, €100


Does your child love drums? Here is your opportunity to channel that energy and develop a range of motor, communication and social skills. John Joe Kelly, facilitates this introductory course where your little one can try their hand at one of the world's oldest instruments in a fun, encouraging environment. For those who want to develop their playing, the 4.30pm course offers an opportunity to improve technique, tonal control, ornamentation and much more.

Beginners, 7-12 years; 3.30pm-4pm €50
Experienced, 13+ years; 4.30pm-5.15pm €60

Please note: Students must bring their own bodhráns

For children's course, download registration form here.