Fiddle 4 Introduction to Irish

$202 ($192 members) · 80 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks

Explore the most common types of Irish dance tunes played at sessions, including polkas and slides, jigs, hornpipes, and reels. You will learn a core repertoire that you can revisit and embellish as you develop on the instrument. In this class, we will introduce you to Irish musical culture and encourage you to attend an authentic pub session or two!

Successfully completing this class prepares you for Fiddle 4 Irish Repertoire.


Fiddle 3 or have a repertoire of songs that you’ve learned by ear.

Special Info

Bring a recording device.

Fiddles are available for rent or purchase at the Old Town School Music Stores.

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000