Learning Music

Rathdown Music School encourages those of all ages, from pre-school to adults, to learn and enjoy music. Vocal tuition is offered in a range of styles, including music theatre and popular styles as well as classical repertoire. Instrumental tuition is available in a wide variety of instruments: piano, guitar, harp, violin, cello, trumpet, recorder, flute, clarinet, saxophone, bassoon and percussion. The Music School has a purpose-built Auditorium as well as eight teaching rooms, each equipped with a Kawai piano. We have a Local Centre for Royal Irish Academy of Music examinations, which allows students to take music exams here at our Music School. Current and past pupils of Rathdown Music School has achieved success in RIAM examinations – with several nominated for High Achiever Awards – as well as in the Feis Ceoil and other music festivals.