Atlanta Irish Music School

Home of the Atlanta Junior Céilí Band

Welcome to The Atlanta Irish Music School is a creative music community for kids, teens and adults.  The school was founded in 2005 by Katherine Irwin Thomas to teach and promote quality traditional Irish  as well as instrumental technique in Metro North Metro Atlanta, Georgia USA.  Classes are currently held in Alpharetta, Georgia. 

We teach Violin, Fiddle, Whistle, Flute, Piano Accordion, Piano, Concertina, Tenor Banjo, Mandolin, Guitar, Song and Bodhran via-- group classes, private lessons, workshops, concerts and camps. 

Our past ensembles The Atlanta Junior Ceili Bands performed for the Prime Minster of Ireland, with The Chieftains at The Fox Theatre, with Emmett Cahill Irish Tenor and for The Irish Consulate of Atlanta and at Universal Studios in Florida as well as several other shows and venues around Metro Atlanta and the Southeast.

Please contact us to start learning traditional Irish Music today!

Performance for Atlanta St. Patrick's Day Dignitary Breakfast.

Competition Ceili Band Ensemble. 

Competition Grupai Cheoil Ensemble. 

View our Past Shows!


School Resources

Whistle Classes Starting Fall 2021 for all Elementary Ages 7yrs to 11 yrs.