We continue our review of the 62nd Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann music festival, in which thousands of music lovers and enthusiasts flocked to Derry City for a weekend of music, culture and discovery. With distinctive jigs, soulful choruses and centuries of traditional heritage, traditional Irish music really can capture your heartstrings and is a solid foundation of Irish culture.

At the Online Academy of Irish Music, we are dedicated to enhancing the musical prowess of students across the world. Our range of online courses range from the conventional to the traditional, giving students the skills and know-how to play an array of traditional musical instruments.

Here at the Online Academy of Irish Music , we continue to support Irish music and its prominence across every spectrum. With the festival season coming to a close, the famous Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann is often the highlight of the summer months. And this year didn’t disappoint…

As the world’s largest celebration of traditional Irish culture and music, the 62nd Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann marked the first time the event was to be hosted in the North of Ireland as Derry City played host to an array of musical and cultural discovery.

Looking after your instrument is part and parcel of any musical venture. It’s important that intricate parts are properly maintained and instruments are cleaned to provide the best sound quality. But some instruments are trickier than others.

At the Online Academy of Irish Music, we provide our students with access to an online community as they look to improve their musical prowess. With world class lessons from some of Irish Music musical masters, we make learning traditional Irish music fun, fast and easy.

Fine stringed instruments are some of the most beautiful and encompassing around, charming audiences with their blended chords, changing rhythms and mesmerising tones. Their designs, from the classic to the contemporary, are designed to endure the test of time – in fact, in fact some date back centuries and can still; be played today.

This is down mainly to the care attention that many musicians show their instruments and here at The Online Academy of Irish Music, we are always looking to help our students in every musical aspect. As the leading supplier of a range of online music tutorials, we want to give you’re the skill and knowledge to not only play your instrument, but enhance its sound and conditions.

The fiddle really is an integral part of traditional Irish and folk music. Its presence can be heard through the decades, from the early folk to the culturally popular, possessing boundless energy and distinctive melodies.

Here at the Online Academy of Irish Music, we provide online musical tuition courses ran by some of Irelands most acclaimed traditional musicians. The experience and expertise of our tutors means we have access to some of the most proven and effective teaching methods around.

As one of the world’s leading online musical tuition institutes, we believe in creating a community to help all aspiring musicians in their musical journey. Learning should not be constricted to the classroom, which is why our online musical tuition courses are fast becoming a popular choice among those looking to learn.

From basic skills and understanding, to advanced techniques and helpful hints, our courses here at the Online Academy of Irish Music, will guide you as you discover how to play a whole range of instruments. From the Bodhrán, to the fiddle, to the tin whistle, traditional Irish music is one of the most distinctive and recognised genres around.

Here at The Online Academy of Irish Music, we offer a range of musical tuition courses that allow you to discover the wonderment of traditional Irish music. From beginner courses to the advanced, we have courses for every ability, no matter what your musical background.

Under the guidance of our accomplished tutors, we have developed simple-to-follow courses that cover every aspect of your chosen instrument. One of most popular courses is our online Bouzouki courses, giving you the skills and techniques to play your bouzouki.

Being in the right environment, surrounded by the right people can greatly improve the way you learn -especially when music is concerned. We are proud to announce a number of musical retreats to the perfect setting of Liscannor.

Here at Online Academy of Irish Music, we pride ourselves on our proactive and accessible approach to the way we teach our students. With some of the world most gifted Irish musicians among our ranks, our retreats give students the chance to learn in a relaxing, friendly and inspiring environment.

The jigs and slides of Irish Music are some of the most distinguished around. Here at Online Academy of Irish Music, our online music lessons offer aspiring and professional musicians the tools to master a whole range of traditional Irish instruments.

As innovators in musical tuition, we are proud to add expert Harp & Mandolin lessons to our already extensive range of Irish music courses. With some of the world’s most renowned musicians at our helm, our reputation continues to grow from strength to strength.

The turn of a new year is always an exciting time in anyone’s calendar. With a whole host of new ventures, new beginnings and endless possibilities at your helm, you really can make 2013 your own. So kick-start your new adventure by mastering one of the most emotive and creative arts around.

Music has the unique ability to engage and relate differently with every human being. One song, artist, or genre may spawn completely different emotions and thoughts to different individuals. One of the most recognisable genres around is the traditional and distinctive sound of Irish Music.

World-Class Tuition

Here at the Online Academy of Irish Music, we offer a wealth of expert tutorials that provide you with the skills, tricks and techniques to develop your musical prowess. Our world renowned tutors are some of the finest and most gifted Irish musicians around and we are proud to have such associations as they offer their own unique teaching styles to our easy-to-understand lessons.