Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2017
The 45th Willie Clancy Summer School, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare, Ireland. Saturday 1st July to Sunday 9th July, 2017.
Sráid na Cathrach, Co. an Chláir 1ú Iúil - 9ú Iúil
Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2010s
Tony Kearns has been taking photos at Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy since 1992 and has created a large collection of images of the School's activities as well as capturing informal moments and taking formal portraits. In 2008 selection of images taken between 1992 to 2007 were published in a hardback book titled Ceol agus Solas: Music and Light.
Laoise Kelly (centre) & others playing at the inaugural harp recital, 2012.
Michael Kelleher playing in a session on Miltown Malbay's main street, 2010.
Noel Hill & Lorraine O'Brien backstage during the concertina recital, 2011.
A student in Breandán Ó Beaglaoich's accordion class, 2011.
A packed community hall for the tribute to the late Muiris Ó Rócháin, 2012.
Mick O'Connor and Peadar O'Loughlin, 2012.
Séamus Ó Rócháin (left) with his piping class, 2011.
Theresa O'Grady after performing at the inaugural banjo recital, 2012.
Maurice Lennon plays a tune with a young fiddle student on Miltown Malbay's main street, 2014.
Seán and James Keane, 2012.
Cian Talty (pipes) and Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh, 2011.
Louise Mulcahy playing for dancers during the set & step dance recital, 2011.
Emmet Gill performing at the lunchtime piping recital, 2014.
Ben Lennon playing for students attending Máire O'Keefe's introduction to fiddle masters, 2011.
Michael Falsey at his home near Quilty, 2010.
A harp student in Cormac de Barra's class, 2011.
Josephine Marsh playing in the accordion recital, 2011.
Students in Mick Conneely's fiddle class, 2011.
Peadar Ó Riada, Eamon McGivney and John Kelly, 2013.
Michael Falsey listens to Seán Talty tuning up 2013.
Shiela Friel tuning up her pipes before performing in the pipers' recital, 2013.
Concertina students in Aoife Kelly's class, 2014.
Christy Barry (right) with his tin whistle class, 2014.
Nathan Gourley (left) and Danny Diamond (centre) play in a session, 2013.
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