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Day #5 | Friday 22nd April (Trad. Irish Jig & Performances)

Session #2 After our break we began learning a traditional Irish Jig called ‘The Butterfly’. The jig, which is in 9/8 time and uses the D Minor Scale to create it melodies, is based around a simple rhythm figure and … Continue reading

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Day #4 | Thursday 21st April (Alt Tuning Day)

Session #3 After lunch the class gathered themselves outside in the garden, bathed in glorious afternoon sunshine, and began rehearsing their chosen songs for the student performance on the final day. Songs learnt this week: Before You Accuse Me – … Continue reading

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