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Irish Grammy winner launches music app

Parakeet Play to be piloted in five US schools

18th December, 2016
Vinnie Kilduff, creator, Parakeet Play Picture: Barry Cronin

An Irish musician who has played with U2, Sinead O’Connor, The Waterboys and more has launched a new way of learning music that is set to be trialled in several schools in New York state.

Created by Vinnie Kilduff and called Parakeet Play, it has been endorsed by British businessman Sir Tim Smit of the Eden Project and by musician Gerry Leonard, who was one of David Bowie’s inner circle of musicians and...

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