Interview with Celine Shannon
Interview with Celine Shannon about the All Ireland Fleadh.
Q. What instruments do you play?
A. I play the tin whistle,concertina and the flute.
Q. How long have you been playing these instruments?
A. Since I was four of five.
Q. Who teaches you these instruments?
A. Breda Shannon teaches me.
Q. How long have you been competing in competitions?
A. Since I was nine or ten and I’am twelve now.
Q. Do you practice often for competitions? If so how often?
A. Sometimes more than other times but maybe once or twice a day and more so up to the events.
Q. Do you enjoy competing in the fleadh each year? why/why not?
A. Yes it is good fun and i like performing infront of crowds and perfecting new techniques.
Q. Do you ever get nervous for the fleadh or any other music competitions?
A. Yes I do get nervous as I fear that I might slip a note or not have choose the right key for a song but once I have my first tune/song done I’am ok and settled in.
We would like to thank Celine for doing this interview good luck in next year’s fleadh.