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Entertainment in Teelings Distillery

Entertainment in Teelings Distillery

Team Building with Liferay

Team Building with Liferay

Bodhrán Beats visits the Little Museum of Dublin

music session dublinWe had a fantastic bodhrán beats workshop with a group of visiting Accenture employees from America.  The event was hosted by Accenture Ireland in the Little Museum of Dublin. Well done to everyone who took part in the workshop.

Bodhrán Beats in the Little Museum of Dublin

Bodhrán Beats visits St Tiernans in Dundrum

Bodhrán Beats visits St Tiernans in DundrumRob O Connor prepares St Tiernans TY students for their debut performance on bodhrán. They were fantastic during rehearsals so their performance should be brilliant. Good luck everyone.

St Tiernans TY Students Picture

New Students in Tempo Music School

New Students in Tempo Music SchoolThese two lads snuck into my workshop in the Little Museum of Dublin last week and I couldn’t get a word in with them but that they had great rhythm. Drive it on Rodge and Podge.

Little Museum of Dublin

Bodhrán Beats works with the girls in St Josephs Lucan

Bodhrán Beats works with the girls in St Josephs LucanFor the past 3 years Tempo Music School has been teaching the transition year girls in St Josephs how to play a bodhrán.  The girls in this term are now preparing a performance to open their graduation ceremony in May

Aela McGowan’s Performance

To make the performance even more special, TY student Aela McGowan will be playing her accordion for the performance, and what a fantastic player she is, thanks Aela.

Bodhrán Beats returns to St Vincents

Bodhrán Beats returns to St VincentsTempo Music School was invited back again to work with 2nd year and TY students in St Vincents secondary school in Glasnevin.

The workshops went very well it some of the lads proving to have plenty of natural rhythm.  We were joined by dancing master and accordion maestro Shay McGovern for a few steps, well done everyone.

St Vincents Secondary School Picture

Bodhrán Workshop – Rush, Co Dublin

irish-drum-bodhrán

Tempo Music School was delighted to be part of the wonderful Scoil Samhraidh Chris Langan 2012 where Robert O Connor facilitated a bodhrán workshop.

The event was hosted by Rinceoil Fingal, a local music school in Rush serving the area and the surrounding town lands.

Robert With All Tutors

Robert was joined by fellow tutors, Cillian Vallely, Gerry O Connor, Kevin Crawford, Alan Kelly and Tony Byrne after the workshops to perform for the students, visitors and everyone else who was there on the day.

Music in School Dublin – Djembe drumming

Music in School - Djembe drummingFor a number of years now Tempo Music School has worked closely with School Completion Program in Dublin 16 nurturing the young students in the community.

School Completion Program

During this time the students developed their rhythm, timing, technique and a small bit of table tennis skills which they showcased for their fellow students at the summer concert to rapturous applaud.