All-Ireland champion accordionist Dáire Mulhern, from Ennis, Co. Clare, is a musician of high calibre who has toured both Europe and America extensively with Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann and other traditional Irish dance shows and bands. He has recently completed his degree in music at Limerick Institute of Technology where he specialised in composition and music technology; Recently he has had a composition of his recorded by leading Irish band 'Beoga' on their album 'The Incident' . He is also a respected teacher in the Munster region of Ireland whose students frequently attain All-Ireland titles at the annual Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann.
Courses Dáire Mulhern Teaches:
B/C Accordion Foundations
This course is suitable for those who already have a basic understanding of the accordion. If you are familiar with the scales of C major, D major and G major, and already have a few tunes learnt in the Irish traditional style, then this is the course for you! Various types of tunes will be covered throughout the course: Polkas, Slides, Slip- Jigs, Jigs, Hornpipes and Reels- all of which are popular, well known, session tunes. The first half of Dáire's course also introduces basic ornamentation skills - cuts and grace-notes, triplets and rolls. The second half focuses on variation [.. Read More]View Course Now