Spring 2017 Registration is now Open!  

We are happy to announce that registration is open for the spring classes, which begin January 22!  Please check out our offerings for fiddle, whistle, flute, mandolin, banjo, guitar, button accordion, bodhran, singing, and more.    

We are pleased to announce that we will offer a special fiddle workshop with 4-time All-Ireland fiddler Dylan Foley on April 2.

We are also thrilled to welcome Flynn Cohen to our teacher staff; he will share some teaching duties with Claudine Langille.

  Please see our Class Descriptions and Registration pages for complete information.  

 The joy of music lasts a lifetime!

Welcome to the Connecticut Academy of Irish Music,  which offers group instruction in traditional Irish music to children and adults on a variety of instruments (fiddle, tin whistle, flute, mandolin, banjo, guitar,button accordion, and bodhran), as well as singing and mixed instrument classes.   Classes are offered by outstanding instructors for players of all levels.  We offer classes in the beautifully renovated historic barn in Old Wethersfield at the Wethersfield Academy for the Arts,  431 Hartford Ave., Wethersfield, CT.

Interested in finding out more?  Please look at our complete course offerings.

Ready to sign up?  Please click here for Irish music registration information and form.

Read about our Irish Music Class Instructors.

Questions?  Contact Director Jeanne Freeman if you have questions or would like more information.

The Hartford Courant wrote a nice feature article about the Connecticut Academy of Irish Music .