Ticket: Exploration of the Piece form in Irish Traditional Music with Jimmy O’Brien Moran 29th May 12pm IST
Experience Required: All those interested are welcome, however this workshop will focus on more advanced listening, and on group discussion.
Level of Participation: Students will have the opportunity to contribute to group discussion on the Piece within the Irish piping tradition, as well as asking Jimmy any questions they may have.
Additional Info: Piper Willie Clancy wrote to Breandán Breathnach, editor of Ceol magazine to enquire of its readers about the Piece form. In this workshop, Co Waterford uilleann piper and scholar Jimmy O’Brien Moran will guide students in examining the few pieces extant within the Irish piping tradition. Jimmy will present recordings and also perform for students, as well as facilitating discussion and trying to answer any questions which students may pose.
Cancellations made up to 3 days before the class are eligible for a full refund.