Irish Beat. Experience Celtic culture with instruments, singing and more. Song arrangements by John Higgins and Mark Brymer. Instructional material by Tom Anderson and Derek Byrne.
Welcome to Ireland where music is everywhere...from concert halls, schools and restaurants to melody-making on street corners! Bring the traditions and tunes of the enchanted isle right to your classroom with Irish Beat! Sample some of Ireland's rich musical heritage with its lively jigs and reels. Sing and learn to play authentic Celtic instruments, and experience the songs and sounds that give Irish music its unique flavor. Watch professional musicians demonstrate the bodhran, spoons, bones and tin whistle, and perform an entire Irish piece.
The all-in-one Book/CD includes helpful step-by-step learning suggestions, piano/vocal arrangements, reproducible songsheets and instrument parts, along with suggestions on how to use the instruments you already have in place of the Irish instruments. The Enhanced CD features performance and accopaniment tracks for each song, PDFs of melodies and instrument parts, and a short video demonstration.
Join the band and kick-up your heels with Irish Beat!