Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2015

The 43rd Willie Clancy Summer School, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare, Ireland. Saturday 4th July to Sunday 12th July, 2015.

Sráid na Cathrach, Co. an Chláir  4ú Iúil - 12ú Iúil

Welcome to the official website of Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy, The Willie Clancy Summer School, a major traditional Irish music, song and dance event held annually in Miltown Malbay, County Clare, Ireland. The 42nd Summer School took place between Saturday July 5th and Sunday July 13th 2014 with instrument and dance classes, lectures, workshops, recitals and céilithe all through the week.


A review of the 2014 Summer School can be read



Peter Laban's photo slideshow of the 2014 recitals and concerts can be viewed here.



The 2015 programme is being prepared at the moment. Therefore information regarding lectures, special concerts and events refer to the 2014 programme until further notice.

Details about classes, fees, venues, enrolment, accommodation and transport can be found by clicking on the Information button above.

Oineach Mhuiris Uí Rócháin is a Family Scholarship in honour of Muiris Ó Rócháin, one of the founders of the Summer School and its director for many years who  passed away in 2011.

More details are available



Organising Committee

Harry Hughes (Administrator)

 tel. 065 708 4281 or 086 877 3747

Eamon McGivney

tel. 065 708 7417 or 087 950 0006

Séamus Ó Rócháin

tel. 087 926 4256

and the co-ordinators of classes/workshops and venue managers.


The Willie Clancy Summer School is an Irish registered charity.


Go to the Galleries Pages to see more images from the past four decades of Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy.


© Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2015   Website: Tony Kearns