In 2016 I was a finalist in the prestigious Seán Ó Riada Gold Medal Competition in Cork. I am a former All Britain Senior Flute Champion and have performed across Europe and in The United States with Trad Irish Groups, Céilí Bands and Theatre Productions as well as being featured on the Soundtrack to ‘The Irish Empire’ TV Series Commissioned by Radio Telefís Eireann/BBC Northern Ireland/SBS AUSTRALIA. I am currently a member of the Leeds Senior Céili Band, performing with them at All Ireland Céilí Band Finals. In the last couple of years I have been delighted to tutor at The University of Sheffield, Whitby Folk Week, Trip to Birmingham Trad Fest and The Leeds Irish Gathering as well as working on my PhD in Ethnomusicology. I offer the following services:
Trad Irish Flute, Low Whistle and Tin Whistle Lessons in person or via SKYPE:
£33 per hour (Musician Union Rates).
Festival Workshops: Price on request.
Qualifications: LCM Grade 8 (With Distinction) Trad Flute, Grade 5 Music Theory, ILM Level 5 Certificate in Coaching, MA Youth & Community Work.
I am experienced in and available for recording and live collaborative projects.