Instructions for playing jigs and reels on the Bodhran or Irish Hand Drum. Learn by listening and counting out the beats noted in the book. No need to read music, if you can count you can learn by this method. Listen to the demonstrations on the tape and follow the instructions in the booklet to play basic beats for jigs, reels, hornpipes, polkas etc. Play along examples of each type of tune. Play triplets and tricky rim beats.