The instruments of Irish music are the fiddle, the bodhrán
(a single- handed drum)
the uileann pipes,
which are not dissimilar to Scottish bagpipes,
the guitar, banjo, accordion and human voice,
as sean nós (a capella singing).
The harp is confined to banquets.
A ceilidh (pronounced " kaylee")
is a music session in a pub,
a fleadh ("flah") a summer music festival
and a feis ("faysh") a competitive fleadh.