If you're looking to buy a traditional IRISH BODHRÁN or TUNEABLE BODHRÁN, we offer the greatest selection - all professionally crafted & constructed to the highest quality.

The Bodhrán Maker, Paraic McNeela, started making bodhráns in 1979 and has never looked back. His desire to create the ultimate bodhrán means he is constantly developing and innovating and perfecting his craft. The results are impressive! So much so that Paraic can count U2, Christy Moore and Ronán Ó Snodaigh among his many fans and customers.

Ranging in size from 14” to 18”, The McNeela bodhráns are available in both traditional and tuneable forms, with every bodhrán drum displaying an unrivalled attention to detail. Also specialising in Deep Rim Tuneable bodhráns, including the stunning 16" Deep Rim Rosewood Bodhrán, and his latest limited edition 14” Performance Bodhrán, Paraic is bound to have the perfect bodhrán for you. Paraic McNeela goes by the name "The Bodhrán Maker". Why not pay him a visit at website by clicking hereBuy a Bodhrán

Shipping times: IRELAND (Next Day), UK (3-5 days), EUROPE (7 days), USA & CANADA (7-10 days).


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18" Tunable Bodhran


McNeela 18" Tuneable Bodhrán   Are you more of a purist? Prefer to play Irish music like they did back in the day with none of this fancy deep rim bodhrán business but with the modern convenience of tuning points? This 18”...

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16" Non-tuneable Bodhran [SOLD OUT]


  16" Non-Tuneable Bodhrán Sold Out - Check back for stock updates This professionally handcrafted 16" goatskin non-tuneable bodhrán, by Paraic McNeela, is made with a hardwood shell and a single cross bar. The bodhrán...

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The Tricolour Bodhrán

ISK7,307 ISK5,683

The national flag of Ireland, also frequently referred to as the Irish tricolour is a vertical tricolour of green, white, and orange. The white in the centre signifies a lasting truce between the 'Orange' and the 'Green'. The Irish government has...

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The Celtic Triskele Bodhran [SOLD OUT]


Derived from the Greek word "Triskeles" meaning "three legs", the Triskele or Triple Spiral is a complex ancient Celtic symbol. The Triskele gained popularity in its use within the Celtic culture from 500BC onwards. This archaic symbol is one of the most...