Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2018

The 46th Willie Clancy Summer School, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare, Ireland. Saturday 7th July to Sunday 15th July, 2018.

Sráid na Cathrach, Co. an Chláir  7ú Iúil - 15ú Iúil

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

 

Clarú/Enrolment at Community Centre.

 

Oscailt Oifigiúil/Official Opening

 

Breandán Breathnach Memorial Lecture: Out of darkness: remembering Garret Barry the blind piper of Inagh (1847-1899). Presented by Howard Marshall, musician, film maker and author, and Ben Taylor, musician and photographer.

Venue: Community Centre for both events.

 

Céilí at The Mill Marquee, GAA Grounds with Taylor's Cross Céilí Band.

Céilí at the Quilty Tavern with Dal gCais Céilí Band.

 

 

Aifreann i nGaeilge/Mass in Irish at St. Joseph's Church, Miltown Malbay.

Musical Tribute at Willie Clancy's Grave, Ballard Road.

Clarú/Enrolment at the Community Centre.

 

Éire 's Alba. A concert celebrating the links between Gaelic Scotland and Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy agus á chraoladh beo ar RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta.

Venue: Community Centre.

 

Céilí at the Mill Marquee, GAA Grounds with the Matt Cunningham Céilí Band.

Céilí at the Quilty Tavern with Taylor's Cross Céilí Band.

 

 

Clarú/Enrolment at the Community Centre and at the various venues.

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS (see location details on information page).

Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

 

Lecture: The genius of John McGettigan: emigrant musician, balladeer and entrepreneur. Presented by Marcas Ó Murchú, musician, publisher and broadcaster.

Venue: Community Centre.


Harp Recital at the Mill Marquee.

Fiddle Recital at the Community Centre.

Céilí at the Mill Marquee, with The Kilfenora Céilí Band.

 

 

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

 

A tribute to musician and singer Séamus Mac Mathúna: Musicians, singers, dancers and friends will participate. Presented by Mick O'Connor, musician and researcher in traditional music.

Venue: Community Centre.

 

 

Whistle and Flute Recital at the Community Centre.

Céilí at the Mill Marquee with The Tulla Céilí Band.

 

 

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

 

Lecture: The evolution of fiddle music in North Longford c.1825-1975. Presented by Doctor Conor Ward, musician and researcher in traditional music.

Venue: Community Centre.

 

Banjo Recital at the Mill Marquee.

Piping Recital at the Community Centre.

Céilí at the Mill Marquee with The Kilfenora Céilí Band.

 

 

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

 

Lecture: 'Tell me a song': narrative song in Ireland. Presented by Jim Carroll, song collector, author and publisher.

Venue: Community Centre.

 

Button Accordion Recital at the Community Centre.

Old Style Step, Sean-nós and Set-Dancing Exhibition at the Community Centre.

Céilí at the Mill Marquee with the Tulla Céilí Band.

 

 

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

An afternoon of Traditional Singing in Irish and English in the Community Centre.

Harmonica Recital at Mill Marquee.

Concertina Recital in Community Centre.

Céilí at the Mill Marquee with the Four Courts Céilí Band.

Céilí at the Quilty Tavern with the Brian Ború Céilí Band.

 

 

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

 

Lecture: Harp Studies: a millennium of  harping in Ireland. Presented by Dr Sandra Joyce, Director Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, University of Limerick, and Dr Helen Lawlor, lecturer in ethnomusicology and Irish music at Dundalk institute of Technology.

Venue: Community Centre.

 

CEOLCHOIRM CHUIMHNEACHÁIN MUIRIS Ó RÓCHÁIN.

Muiris Ó Rócháin Memorial Concert presented by Muireann Ní Dhuigneáin.

Venue: Community Centre.

 

Aifreann i nGaeilge le Cór Chúil Aodha (Seán Ó Riada Mass with Coolea Choir) at

St. Joseph's Church, Miltown Malbay.

 

 

Saturday 1st

2pm to 6pm

 

8.00 pm

 

8.30 pm

 

 

 

 

9.30 pm to 1 am

9.30 pm to 1 am

 

Sunday 2nd

10.00 am

3.00 pm

4.30 to 7.30 pm

 

8.00 pm

 

 

 

9.30 pm to 1 am

9.30 pm to 1 am

 

Monday 3rd

9.00 am

10 am to 1 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

 

3.00 pm

 

 

 

5 pm to 7 pm

8.00 pm

9.30 pm to 1 am

 

Tuesday 4th

10 am to 1 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

 

3.00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

8.00 pm

9.30 pm to 1 am

 

Wednesday 5th

10 am to 1 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

 

3.00 pm

 

 

 

5 pm to 7 pm

8.00 pm

9.30 pm to 1 am

 

Thursday 6th

10 am to 1 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

 

2.00 pm

 

 

 

4.00 pm

8.00 pm

9.30 pm to 1 am

 

Friday 7th

10 am to 1 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

3.00 pm

5 pm to 7 pm

8.00 pm

9.30 pm to 1 am

9.30 pm to 1 am

 

Saturday 8th

10 am to 1 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

 

2pm

 

 

 

 

 

7 to 10.30 pm

 

 

 

Sunday 9th

10.00 am

 

A young piper playing in front of the statue of Willie Clancy.

Francis Cunningham plays a tune for his concertina class.

James Keane (accordion) and Bríd O'Donoghue (flute) playing at the graveside tribute to Willie Clancy.

Majella O'Beirne with her tin whistle class.

All photos: Tony Kearns

 

© Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2017   Website: Tony Kearns  www.tonykearns.net