Bodhran Building Course



Bodhrán Building Workshop- over 2 1/2 days across 20th, 27th & 28th November 2021, learn the skills to build a tunable Bodhrán drum (14 or 16 inch): laminate birch ply to complete the main frame before setting the internal strengthening ring and the tuning ring of steam bent ash wood.

You will hand finish the drum shell with stain and wax; marking and drill all hardware points before final assembly and working with goat skin to to complete the drum.

Course runs over 20th, 27th & 28th November 2021

10am-4pm 20th & 27th
10am-1pm 28th

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

All tools, materials, tuition and refreshments (tea, coffee, juice and biscuits) throughout the 2 1/2 days.


Conor Nellis at GOYT Craft Instruments


Transhipment Warehouse
Canal Street
Whaley Bridge
SK23 7LS

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers


2½ days (10:00am to 4:00pm)

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