Spoons - Cheating Spoons for traditional Irish music


The spoons are one of Ireland's oldest percussion instruments. Cheating spoons were developed to make spoon playing easier. Joined at the base, easy to hold and easy to play, these 

cheating spoons

are suitable for beginner to advanced percussion players alike.

Paraic McNeela

Rosewood Spoons


These bodhrán spoons are joined at the base which makes them easier to hold and play. Suitable for both beginners and advanced players. ESTIMATED SHIPPING TIMES:  All orders placed before 12pm are shipped the same day. IRELAND (Next...


Swan Neck Cheating Spoons


Swan Neck Cheating Spoons SOLD OUT! Why not take a look at our Beechwood Spoons instead These cheating spoons have a very comfortable hooked-end hand grip which makes them easier to hold and play. Spoons are traditional in Irish music and were...


Mulberry Cheating Spoons

€20 €11

Mulberry Cheating Spoons The spoons are played by both beginners and advanced players and will enliven any Irish music session. These spoons are called cheating spoons because they are joined at the base which makes them easier to hold and easier to...


Metal Cheating Spoons [SOLD OUT]


Metal Cheating Spoons SOLD OUT Get the original spoon sound as heard in many an Irish kitchen over the years but with a little bit of help from ‘the cheat’. We’ve inserted the ends of actual spoons into a small block of timber which...