Useful Links

Just in touch, and a real person! Ben Jacklin has started where you can find advice on everything from lap steel guitars to condenser mics. Ben is a studio engineer and music tutor (guitar, piano, bass).

And here’s another go-ahead music person – Lucas at www.pianodreamers.comI He reckons he’s got “lots of good info on digital pianos and keyboards, including reviews, guides, and tips to help people choose the best instrument for their needs”.

Instrument Tutorials

Fret Wire – Guitar Learning Tool

Make Your Own Instruments

How to tune an acoustic guitar

How to clean your cello

How to tune a violin

How to assemble the clarinet

Tutorial videos of different instruments

First Flute

Piano Keys Podcast



Music Network

Department of Arts,Heritage, and the Gaeltacht

Music Generation

Student Music Scholarships

National Youth Council of Ireland

RIAM Syllabus

Association of Irish Choirs

Donegal Chamber Music Society

Donegal Summer School of Music

An Grianan Theatre

Regional Cultural Centre

Donegal County Council

National Association for Music Education 

Ceol na Coille

Donegal ETB

Fretwire Martin Crossan Guitar

Environment the Musical

Reynolds Music

Henderson Music

Voluntary Arts

North West Institute of Further & Higher Education (Music Courses)