I Play the Bodhran

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    Building One

    I have decided to build my own bodhran.  I think it might end up costing about the same as buying one but i still want to try it because it would be cool to be playing one i made myself.  since the one i have is a big 18 inch, i decided to make one that is 14 since im...
    zebunomicon zebunomicon
    31-35, M
    1 Response May 19, 2009

    Sessions

    my interest in the bodhran would definently have died out if i had not discovered a local session to play at.  the ppl are all very nice and encouraging and i always look forward to the next time we are going to play.  they say im pretty good, i think im ok, and they...
    zebunomicon zebunomicon
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2008

    My Day Is Coming

    The Bodhran is also known as the Celtic drum. Therefore St Paddy's day is my BIG day! It is played in Irish bands, but also in more radical folk bands, like Great Big Sea. I have wanted one for many years & 2 years ago, I was bought one for Christmas. After constant practice...
    faey faey
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Mar 6, 2008
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