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 for 2021:

Siobhán Peoples, November 2021 (9 tunes)

Jackie Daly, October 2021 (10 tunes)

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)