How to Play The Bodhran


by Andrew Borakove September 19, 2019

The Bodhran (pronounced "bough-rawn") forms the principle beat which drives traditional Irish music. It may seem simple to play, and while it is a quick learn, there are some important basics every Bodhran player must know.

Bodhran master Brian Fleming teaches some valuable techniques for beginners in this instructional video.

 

If you are a bit more skilled than a beginner but are still keen to improve, or feel you have mastered the fundamental Bodhran techniques and are ready for your next challenge; check out this funky reel tutorial! It could be just what you need to take your garage band to the next level.




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