Donegal Music Lessons

Learn to play the fun way


Denise Roper holds a B.A. Mus (Hons) and a H. Dip. Ed (Hons) from the National Univerisity of Ireland (NUI), Maynooth

She has more than 15 years experience teaching piano - 12 years in a full-time secondary school teaching post.

Denise is Teaching Council registered, is a trained facilitator for Samba drums (Donegal Education Centre), and is a member of the Donegal Piano Teacher Association.

On stage, Denise has toured England, Scotland and America with Deloras Keane, Kintra and Sontas, an has performed in many prestigous venues including Áras an Uachtarán, Stormont Parliament Buildings, The Waterfront Hall, Belfast, and The Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow.

Denise is currently touring with Matt McGranaghan's show called 'embrace' - a journey into power of music.

What we do

Music Theory Lessons

Leaving Cert and Junior Cert Music classes

Piano lessons practical and theory to all levels

Royal Irish Academy classes and Accompanist for RIAM exams


Music for Fun teacher in primary schools

Music Tutor with Aislingi Academy - summer and part-time courses and Music Tutor / Ceannaire, Colaiste na gCruach, Gaeltacht Gleann Fhinne

Keyboard player with Kintra and Sontas

Choir director with over a decade’s experience

Musical Director for All Shook Up, Calendar Girls, Legally Blonde, Hairspray, Grease, Little Shop of Horrors, The Buddy Holly Story, Back to the 80s, Caisleáin Óir, Children Of The Dead End and Footloose, and played keyboard for Phantom Of The Opera, At The End Of The Day, Chess, Fame and Return of the Forbidden Planet

Pianist / Organist for church and civil weddings, functions, pre-receptions etc.


How much do lessons cost?
The cost of lessons depends on several factors, such as the lesson length, number of students, etc.

How old does my child have to be to start lessons?
It is best if your child is at least four years old.

What do you teach?
At present we teach piano and piano theory.


Contact us by dialling 087 648 4503