Irish Traditional Music Performance MA
1 Year Full- Time
The MA in Irish Traditional Music Performance is a one-year, full-time postgraduate programme designed to provide advanced tuition in the performance of Irish Traditional Music. Instrumental and vocal tuition is provided by a community of world-renowned traditional performers and tutors. Past tutors have included Frankie Gavin, Liam O'Flynn, Martin Hayes, Matt Cranitch, Michael McGoldrick amongst many others. Academic skills relating to the understanding and critical examination of repertoire, sources and styles of performance, as well as an examination of modern, vocational, non-performance skills such as music business and music technology, form an essential part of the programme content.
This programme will develop music skills and other associated skills appropriate to the modern performance of traditional Irish music.
For academic queries on this programme contact: Dr. Niall Keegan, Course Director
The Irish World Academy of Music & Dance
Tel : 353-61-202465
Fax : 353-61-202589