Registration is now open for our on-line Fall  2020 classes, which begin in September – please see our Class Descriptions and Registration pages for more 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, and bodhran), as well as singing and mixed instrument classes.   Classes are offered by outstanding instructors for players of all levels.  We normally offer classes in the beautifully renovated historic barn in Old Wethersfield at the Wethersfield Academy for the Arts,  431 Hartford Ave., Wethersfield, CT, but please note that due to the uncertainties of the Covid-19 pandemic, our fall 2020 classes will take place on-line.  We hope to return to in-person instruction as soon as we are able to safely do so!

Interested in finding out more?  Please see our current course offerings.

Ready to sign up?  Please click here for registration information and form (pricing listed on 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 .