Resources list for our favourite things

 

www.kevinburke.com

"Burke imparts a rhythmic intensity that is remarkably powerful...a superior instrumentalist in any idiom...impressively virtuosic"
- The New York Times

"Kevin Burke plays the fiddle so smoothly, with such buoyancy, and with such relaxed showmanship, that even a large concert hall becomes intimate."
- The New Yorker

"Lyric, fluid and precisely as tricky as he needs to be… probably the greatest Irish fiddler living."
- The Village Voice

www.martinhayes.com

"Amidst a stellar galaxy of top-flight international musicians [Hayes] simply stole the show with a performance that was spellbindingly exquisite...few players can match Martin Hayes when it comes to heartfelt and soulful expression."
-- Paul Dromey/Evening Echo, Cork, Ireland

" The great fiddler Martin Hayes speaks with the soul of a poet... A remarkable artiste, the only one of his type."
-- Declan Lynch/The Sunday Independent (Ireland)

www.leetiller.com - stunning art from highly acclaimed impressionist artist Lee Tiller, inspired by the Kerry environement. Also an extremely talented photographer his images of Ireland and from around the world are renowned for their evocation of tranquility and beauty.

InfoHub.com Diving Resort Guide - A comprehensive listing of diving resorts worldwide.

InfoHub Specialty Travel Guide - A travel guide containing unique specialty interest tour packages and anything associated with specialty travel.

Order Traditional Irish Music CD'swww.tradmusic.com - An excellent, fully interactive website designed by musicians for musicians, aimed specifically at enthusiasts and players of traditional music worldwide. Artist profiles, global gig guide, discussion, luthiers list, online shopping, links, special offers and great news aggregation. enquiries@tradmusic.com

www.fiddlingaround.co.uk - For loads of interesting info on Irish and just about every other fiddle style in the world.

www.joycesireland.co.uk - 7/10/15 day, all inclusive hiking/walking holidays. Lots of traditional sessions in the evenings.

The Boghill Centre, County Clare - You can find information here about the traditional Irish music workshops we give during the summer, and at Christmas and New Year. These are weekly courses for all traditional instruments although we have had musicians who play non-traditional instruments as well, so check it out. If you aren't interested in musical tuition but would like to stay here on holiday and visit the Burren and other places of interest in Clare, then that is possible as well. We are open as a hostel for individuals and groups all year round.

Cork Kerry Tourism

Fiddler Magazine - A quarterly publication for fiddlers of all levels and styles -- now celebrating our ten-year anniversary!"

 IQ Design - tailored web and logo design and web templates.

Irish Web Directory Find It Ireland.com

Star Sailing - sailing excursions

IrishTourism.com
The one-stop shop for planning and booking your holiday in Ireland

Real UK Music, the UK internet music resource

Rootster: a search for culture

Irish Music Magazine for news, views and more on the Irish Folk and Trad scene.

 Click to visit Seniors Travel Guide

Tara MusicFollow this link to purchase CD's and get news on Irish Music events

Hobgoblin Music - for all your folk music needs in the UK and the USA

Trad Tours - Set Dancing and Music Tours from the U.S. to Ireland, Scotland, Cape Breton and Beyond.

 

Fiddle Farmers
Fiddle Farm - for links to loads and loads of fiddle workshops and events, mainly in Canada and the US.

 

If you would like to book a place or if you need more info please e-mail me on

chris at
 dadgadduitarforbeginners dot com