Download Irish Instruments

Survey
yes no Was this document useful for you?
   Thank you for your participation!

* Your assessment is very important for improving the work of artificial intelligence, which forms the content of this project

Document related concepts
no text concepts found
Transcript
Irish Musical Instruments
Jack Murray
Introduction
Irish traditional music is very popular in
Ireland and all over the world
 Some instruments are only found in
Ireland

The Harp
The harp is a stringed
instrument that is
shaped like a triangle
 It is the national
symbol of Ireland

The Bodhran
The bodhran is an Irish drum made from
wood and goatskin
 One hand hits the drum with a stick while the
other is pressed on the other side to control
the pitch
 This is what it sounds like

The Uileann Pipes
Uileann means elbow
in Irish
 The uileann pipes are
bagpipes pumped by
bellows at the elbow
 Scottish bagpipes are
blown

Examples of traditional music
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Actkr
4Hrkmg
 Or something more rock and roll..
 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y_Dtb
5U8Upw
