Celtic Classes



List of All Celtic Classes (15 found)

Irish Step Dance: Beginner

Dance  |  Group ClassBeginner

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $128 ($118 members)

Thursday with Nora Kerr or Cheryl Ziemba

Irish Step Dance: Beginner Repertoire

Dance  |  Group ClassBeginnerNew!

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $128 ($118 members)

Wednesday with Nora Kerr or Cheryl Ziemba

Irish Step Dance: Intermediate

Dance  |  Group ClassIntermediate

75 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $152 ($142 members)

Wednesday with Nora Kerr or Cheryl Ziemba

Irish Step Dance: Advanced

Dance  |  Group ClassAdvanced

75 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $152 ($142 members)

Thursday with Nora Kerr or Cheryl Ziemba

Irish Session Ensemble

Ensemble  |  Group ClassIntermediate

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $216 ($206 members)

Irish Session Ensemble is offered during Sessions 2, 4, and 6. Keep playing in the off-session with Fiddle 4 Irish Forever, Intermediate Bodhran, or one of our other Celtic classes.

The Music & Life of Turlough O'Carolan Series

Ensemble  |  WorkshopIntermediate

90 minutes  ·  Once a week for 1 week  ·  $25 ($24 members)

Saturday with Aislinn Gagliardi

Fiddle 4 Introduction to Irish

Fiddle & Cello  |  Group ClassAdvanced

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $196 ($186 members)

Monday with Devin Shepherd

Learn about different kinds of Irish dance tunes, including polkas and slides, jigs, hornpipes, and reels.

Fiddle 4 Irish Repertoire

Fiddle & Cello  |  Group ClassAdvanced

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $196 ($186 members)

Irish Repertoire is offered during Session 2 (starting in March) and Session 6 (starting at the end of October), following the prerequisite class, Fiddle 4 Introduction to Irish, in Sessions 1 and 5.

Fiddle 4 Irish Forever

Fiddle & Cello  |  Group ClassAdvanced

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $196 ($186 members)

Monday with Devin Shepherd

Develop the dance rhythms and technical flourishes that give Irish fiddling some of its subtle characteristics.

Introduction to the Mandolin

Mandolin  |  Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $196 ($186 members)

Wednesday with Colby Maddox

If you love the sound of a mandolin but have never played a stringed instrument before, this class if for you.

Mandolin 1

Mandolin  |  Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $196 ($186 members)

Tuesday with Colby Maddox

Learn Mandolin fundamentals like left hand fretting, using a pick, and basic chords and melodies.

Mandolin 1 Repertoire

Mandolin  |  Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $196 ($186 members)

Wednesday with Colby Maddox

Take Mandolin 1 Repertoire if you have experience with a stringed instrument and you are comfortable learning melodies by ear and with tablature.

Mandolin 2

Mandolin  |  Group ClassIntermediate

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $196 ($186 members)

If you would like to be contacted when this class runs again, please email Program Manager Ian Wilson with your contact information.

Mandolin 2 Repertoire

Mandolin  |  Group ClassIntermediate

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $196 ($186 members)

If you would like to be contacted when this class runs again, please email Program Manager Ian Wilson with your contact information.

Irish Singing

Voice  |  Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $196 ($186 members)

Tuesday with Kathy Cowan

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