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15" Performance Bodhrán [RED]

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The McNeela 15" Deep-Rim Performance Bodhrán 

Always innovating, always improving and most importantly always putting the musician first - this is what drives me. The McNeela 15” Performance Bodhrán features an 8-point hand tuning system and impeccable finish plus for a limited time only when you purchase any McNeela Performance Bodhrán you will receive 8 free bodhrán lessons with Rónán Ó Snodaigh!

 Key Features of the McNeela 15” Performance Bodhrán

  • Rim Depth 5”
  • Diameter 15”
  • 8-Point Hand-Tuning System
  • T-Bar (removable)
  • Hand-Selected Goat Skin
  • Highly Responsive
  • Wide Tonal Range
  • Lush Bass Sound
  • Taped for Improved Harmonics
  • Comes with Gig Bag w/pocket for Beaters
  • BONUS Online Bodhrán Lessons with Rónán Ó Snodaigh

*Comes with Free Gig Bag, Bulbous Beater & Beginner Lessons*

15 inches is a great all-rounder size catering both for the travelling musician who doesn’t want to compromise on depth of tone and also producing supreme playability for the petite and younger bodhrán player. If you can’t decide between a 14” and a 16” this is the perfect compromise.

Adjust tuning with lightning speed to respond to performance requirements for when you need your bodhrán to match pitch, volume and tone. With the wide range of tones available you can offer a subtle accompaniment in quieter session spaces and a full resonating bass in concert settings 

Each goatskin is hand-selected for quality, responsiveness and sustain. This is a natural product and each skin will be unique to your bodhrán, waiting for you to explore its myriad properties. We recommend treating your skin with DrumDiddly bodhrán conditioning cream to keep it in optimum condition.


With every purchase of any of my tuneable bodhráns you will receive eight lessons, YES eight lessons, with Rónán Ó Snodaigh, one of the greatest bodhrán players alive today.

These online lessons will cover everything from basic traditional Irish dance beat timing, traditional Irish music session performance, alternative beats, how to get the most out of your bodhrán skin, how to tune your bodhrán and everything else you need to get started on your bodhrán learning journey.

With Rónán’s magical way of teaching I guarantee you will fall completely and utterly in love with bodhrán playing.

These free online bodhrán lessons are exclusive to McNeela Instruments and will have you accompanying traditional Irish music sessions with gusto in no time!

If you're looking for a superb text tutorial check out The Irish Drum by Peter Houlahan

Review of the McNeela Performance Bodhrán

I am delighted with this bodhrán review from Jim Woods when I was first testing the New Performance Bodhrán range, I'd personally say Jim is one of the best bodhrán players in the world, so for him to send me this video really made my day. Check out the video below and listen to that beat!

 Good to Know:

  • 14 day Money Back Guarantee from the day you receive the bodhrán.
  • 1 Year Guarantee
  • If purchased before 12 noon it's shipped the same day
  • 100% Refundable (just return it up to 14 days from when you receive the bodhrán)


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)

Not sure which bodhrán is for you? Give Paraic a call and he'll be happy to advise. Mon - Fri 9am-5pm 087-2569672

From outside Ireland +353 18322432

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