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McNeela Music Instruments, founded by Paraic McNeela and Irish family owned and operated to this day, is a brand with a deep understanding of the needs and aspirations of fellow musicians. Paraic established McNeela Music Instruments over 40 years ago with a dedication to providing exceptional instruments. McNeela Music continues to thrive as a brand driven by the love and appreciation for music.
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We understand that music knows no boundaries. That's why we offer Priority Shipping to the US, UK, Europe and Rest of World at a reduced rate, to bring our exceptional musical instruments and accessories to musicians around the globe. No matter where you are, you can enjoy the convenience of shopping with us and having your chosen items carefully delivered to your doorstep.
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At McNeela Music, our commitment to our customers goes far beyond the initial purchase. We believe in providing world-class after-sales service to ensure that your experience with our musical instruments is nothing short of exceptional. From the moment you choose McNeela Music, you become part of our musical community, and we are dedicated to supporting you at every step of the way. Got a Question? Ask it here and we’ll respond very quickly!
'The musicians play superbly, both individually and together, a treat for the senses' - Centre Culture Irlandais
Compánach, meaning companion, is an exciting double album featuring traditional Irish music, song and dance from all the counties of Ireland. Each of the 32 counties is represented in tune or song!
Compánach moves alphabetically through the counties, taking the listener on an A-Z musical tour of the country. Disc 1 covers Antrim to Fermanagh, while Disc 2 tackles Galway to Wexford.
The album features a veritable who's who of Ireland's best traditional Irish musicians, singers and dancers.
Musicians Gerry O’Connor on fiddle, Fintan Vallely on Irish flute and Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn on uilleann pipes are joined by vocalists Karan Casey, Máire Ní Choilm, Stéphanie Makem, Róisín White, Maurice Leyden and Roisín Chambers who also features on the fiddle.
This allstar lineup is joined by sean nós dancer Sibéal Davitt whose percussive footwork provides a driving, rhythmic accompaniment.
Featuring 30 tracks, this album boasts over two hours of music and also offers a wealth of information in the form of Fintan Vallely's carefully crafted sleeve notes.
Listen to Track 01 - Mapping Music in Ireland - The Early 1800s:
Disc 1 – Antrim to Fermanagh:
Music c. 1832
Ballad-song, in English
Carlow and Cavan counties
Derry & Donegal counties
Donegal Gaeltacht song
Dublin county and England
Emigration and song
Disc 2, Galway to Wexford:
Kilkenny, Kildare, Laois & Longford counties
Local place and love
Louth, Leitrim & Limerick counties
Meath, Monaghan & Offaly counties
Roscommon & Sligo counties, Step-dance
Waterford, Westmeath & Wicklow counties
Wexford county & Slán/Farewell
ESTIMATED SHIPPING TIMES: All orders placed before 12pm are shipped the same day. IRELAND (Next Day) UK (5 - 7 days) EUROPE (7 days) USA and CANADA (7 - 10 days) REST OF WORLD (10 - 14 days)
McNeela Music was founded by Paraic McNeela, an Irish musician and enthusiast with a passion for providing high-quality musical instruments and accessories.
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Yes, McNeela Music ships worldwide, allowing musicians from different countries to enjoy their products and services. McNeela Music offers fast shipping to the United States, United Kingdom, and Rest of the world at a reduced rate, ensuring prompt delivery to customers around the globe.
When will my product be shipped?
McNeela Music strives to provide efficient order processing and shipping. In most cases, orders are shipped the same day or the next day after they are placed. If you place an order on a weekend, it will be shipped on the next working day. Our goal is to ensure prompt delivery and get your musical instruments and accessories to you as quickly as possible. Please note that shipping times may vary depending on the destination and the shipping method selected during checkout.
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What is the return policy at McNeela Music?
At McNeela Music, we strive to provide our customers with high-quality musical instruments and accessories. We offer a 30-day “Try-At-Home” return policy. We take great care in ensuring that our products are in excellent condition and carefully packed before being shipped.
Are the products at McNeela Music suitable for beginners?
Yes, McNeela Music caters to musicians of all skill levels, including beginners. They offer instruments and resources specifically designed to support newcomers on their musical journey.
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