T15 Patrick O'Neill Collection
Merchiston Courses - Classroom Space
5 Day Course (Saturday to Wednesday)
Tunes from traditional Irish repertoire and tunes from the manuscripts of Patrick O’Neill, musician and scholar (1765-1832) will be taught. Many of the tunes in this collection are common to both Scotland and Ireland and this will be discussed. Ornamentation, fingering, rhythm and ways of interpreting and getting to the heart of each tune will be explored.