Kilkenny Tradfest Giveaway!

This year we partnered with McNeela Music to offer you a fantastic prize!

To celebrate this year’s amazing lineup we are offering you the chance to win a 14″ Deep Rim Rosewood Performance Bodhrán (hand-tuneable) with a carrier bag and a selection of Beaters & Tippers & Accessories plus an Exclusive Bodhrán Master Course with Rónán Ó Snodaigh.

Enter our giveaway for your chance to win!


Answer correctly the question below, fill in the form with your details to enter the draw. The lucky winner will be selected at random among those who answered correctly. Competition ends on 12th March.

As Kilkenny TradFest rolls out their programme for 2020, there is a great opportunity to improve your skills and maybe to become one of the festival’s stars of the future.
Some of Ireland’s best musicians will give masterclasses and workshops on Saturday 14th March, including Donal Lunny, Máirtín O’ Connor and Zoe Conway will deliver intimate classes for those who are seeking to improve their skills.

Q. Can you tell us how many masterclasses and workshops is Kilkenny Tradfest offering in 2020?

A. Select one from the choices below…

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Details of the prize

  • 14″ Deep Rim Rosewood Performance Bodhrán (hand-tuneable) with carrier bag and a selection of Beaters & Tippers & Accessories:
  • Brush Beater
  • Bulbous Beater
  • Fiddle Bow Beater
  • Rónán Ó Snodaigh’s Whipper Tipper
  • Weighted Double Knot Beater
  • A clave in natural wood
  • Rosewood cheating spoons
  • Drum Diddly bodhrán conditioning cream 
  • Beginner Bodhrán Lessons DVD with Paraic McNeela
  • Bodhrán Basics Book & CD by Steáfán Hannigan 
  • Beginners to Master Online Bodhrán Course with Rónán Ó Snodaigh featuring over 20 downloadable bodhrán lessons with bonus session classes.
  • The McNeela Music T-Shirt [size L] – premium quality t-shirt screen printed in Dublin

McNeela Music is one of Ireland’s leading music stores, specialising in traditional Irish musical instruments both online and instore and have been serving the needs of the traditional Irish music community since 1979.

They offer a wide range of traditional Irish instruments including Anglo concertinas, Irish flutes and whistles, bodhráns, accordions, banjos, mandolins, violins, bouzoukis and more plus an instrument repair service.

McNeela also offers a superb range of accessories, text tutorials and online musical lessons. They are renowned for their customer service and expertise and deliver top class instruments to both national and international trad musicians at all levels.