Saothar // new compositions for the tradition

A monthly series showcasing compositions of tunes by contemporary composers in the traditional idiom.

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Each composition will be available as a complete & free learning package:

  • Interactive score
  • Audio or video recording, played by the composer
  • PDF download of the notes, transcribed by the composer

There will also be information from the composer about the inspiration behind their work.

SAOTHAR composers:

Hammy Hamilton, September 2021 (6 tunes)

Carmel Gunning, August 2021 (9 tunes)

Mick Mulcahy, July 2021 (11 tunes)

Conal Ó Gráda, June 2021 (8 tunes)

Saileog Ní Cheannabháin, May 2021 (7 tunes)

Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh, April 2021 (5 tunes, 1 song)

Yvonne Casey, March 2021 (6 tunes)

Zoë Conway, February 2021 (8 tunes, 1 song)

Charlie Lennon, January 2021 (1 tune)