A short summary of where I come from, and how I found about Irish music and dance.
These are the top 40 tunes of all time. The first 20 are totally killer. Except for the waltzes, these tunes are all played with strong rhythmic emphasis.
An introduction to the wide variety of Irish music and dance forms.
Links and pointers to useful information on the subject of Irish music, dance, and playing a musical instrument.