Bodhran and Backing Classes
We are offering Bodhran and Backing instrument tuition for beginners on Thursday evenings throughout August.
TIMES | Thursdays 7:00pm Bodhran, 8pm Backing Instruments - Guitar (DADGAD tuning), Bouzouki (GDAD tuning) Piano/keyboard
DATES | 6, 13, 20 , 27 August 2020
VENUE | Online
TUTOR | Tad Sargent
PRICE | £40 for series of Bodhran or Backing classes (online course fee)
About the tutor:
London Born Tad Sargent, whose family roots hail from Castlebar in county Mayo, started playing music at a young age on the piano. He started playing the bodhrán in 2002 after re-discovering his childhood love for Irish music. Learning about Irish music took years of attending sessions run by the London Irish banjo player Mick O’Connor. His Bodhran and Bouzouki playing can be heard on recordings and films including the 2010 film “Burke and Hare” (John Landis), Barulle’s album “Mananans Cloak”.
*Due to the ongoing impact of Covid-19 this term will be taught online until otherwise advised.
Payments are handled by PayPal. There is an option to pay by credit or debit card and you do not require a PayPal account.