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Irish Tin Whistle Lessons

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35 simbi per hour - Virtual OK

I will teach you how to play the Irish tin whistle, aka penny whistle. The tin whistle is a fantastic instrument to learn if you love Celtic music and want to learn an affordable and easy to maintain instrument. I offer 60 minute lessons over Skype that will cover the basics of playing the tin whistle using traditional Irish techniques. I will provide sheet music to accompany our lesson with the fingerings listed under each note, so you won't have to worry if you can't read sheet music. I will teach you how to incorporate special Irish techniques called ornamentation into your playing including: cuts, taps, long and short rolls, slides and finger vibrato. This will take your playing to the next level and allow you to feel like you're truly playing an ancient, beautiful ethnic instrument, not just a glorified recorder! I would be very happy to introduce you to the world of Irish music, no other music can invoke such emotion as traditional Irish music!

Training & Qualifications


I play many different ethnic instruments including native american flute and ocarina, but my favorite instruments to play are my Irish instruments. I play the tin whistle, the low (bass) tin whistle and the Irish drum (bodhran). Although I've only been playing the tin whistle for a couple years, I've progressed quickly thanks to a very simple teaching method that I can now pass onto you. Here are some samples of my tin whistle and low whistle. Enjoy!

Gallagher's Frolics on Low Whistle
https://clyp.it/vwcl3crz

Congress Reel on Tin Whistle
https://clyp.it/gvclo0yl

Availability & Preferences


Saturdays, any time

Trading Preference: I’m flexible, just hit me up!

Reviews of Brennan


Melvin received Unit of Voice-Overs (3 languages available) from Brennan
Feb 26, 2017
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Nikki received Hour of Spanish Lessons/Tutoring from Brennan
Feb 25, 2017
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Taylor received Hour of Irish Tin Whistle Lessons from Brennan
Feb 18, 2017
Another great lesson as always!
Melvin provided Hour of 1 hour hypnotherapy session for Brennan
Feb 18, 2017
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Sarah provided Session of 1 hr Massage for Brennan
Feb 17, 2017
Great client! On time for her appointment and friendly :)
Melvin provided Hour of Ask a hypnotist anything for Brennan
Feb 13, 2017
Wonderful as always!
Nikki received Hour of Spanish Lessons/Tutoring from Brennan
Feb 12, 2017
Brennan is an exceptional teacher
Taylor received Hour of Irish Tin Whistle Lessons from Brennan
Feb 12, 2017
Great lesson as always!
Sandra provided Session of 45 minute voice lesson for Brennan
Feb 11, 2017
Brennan is a wonderful learner - very inquisitive and open to change. She's extremely friendly and easy to talk to and teach. I look forward to workin...g more with her in the future!show more
Melvin provided Hour of 1 hour hypnotherapy session for Brennan
Feb 11, 2017
What a wonderful and interesting person! I hope I helped!


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Hey guys, I'm Brennan! I love learning and teaching foreign languages. I speak Chinese and Spanish fluently, and I know some German. I am hoping to learn American Sign Language and Irish Gaelic in the... future! I'm also really into ethnic instruments, especially Irish instruments. I play tin whistle, low whistle, bodhran, native american flute and ocarina. In my spare time, I also love to play video games! Zelda is my favorite by far, so of course I love playing Zelda music on my instruments too!show more

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