Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2019

The 47th Willie Clancy Summer School, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare, Ireland. Saturday 6th July to Sunday 14th July, 2019.

Sráid na Cathrach, Co. an Chláir  6ú Iúil - 14ú Iúil.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Please note that details below apply to the 2018 Summer School. Updates will be posted in due course.

 

Clarú/Enrolment at Community Centre.

 

Oscailt Oifigiúil/Official Opening by renowned musician Joe Burke.

 

Breandán Breathnach Memorial Lecture: Irish Music in Irish Art: using the visible to understand the unspoken. Presented by Dr Fintan Vallely, musician, lecturer and author.

Venue: Community Centre for both events.

 

Céilí at The Mill Marquee, GAA Grounds

Céilí at the Quilty Tavern

 

 

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

Céilí at the Quilty Tavern

 

 

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 broadcasting career of Ciarán Mac Mathúna (1955-2005).

Presented by Harry Bradshaw, traditional music researcher and former producer with RTÉ Radio.

Venue: Community Centre.

 

Harp Recital at the Mill Marquee.

Fiddle Recital at the Community Centre.

Céilí at the Mill Marquee

 

 

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

 

A tribute to master fiddle player Tommy Peoples: Musicians, singers, dancers and friends will participate. Presented by Paddy Glackin.

Venue: Community Centre.

 

Whistle and Flute Recital at the Community Centre.

Céilí at the Mill Marquee

 

 

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

 

Lecture: Flying the Flag: a celebration of women in uilleann piping. Presented by Louise Mulcahy, musician, researcher and lecturer.

Venue: Community Centre.

 

Banjo Recital at the Mill Marquee.

Piping Recital at the Community Centre.

Céilí at the Mill Marquee

 

 

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

 

Lecture: Piping and traditional music in Wales. Presented by Ceri Rhys Matthews, musician, lecturer and record producer.

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

 

 

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

Céilí at the Quilty Tavern

 

 

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

 

Lecture: Bronzing Tradition: monuments, commemoration and the Willie Clancy Summer School(1974-2013). Presented by Dr Verena Commins, musician and lecturer in Irish Studies at NUI Galway.

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 7th

2pm to 6pm

 

8.00 pm

 

8.30 pm

 

 

 

 

9.30 pm to 1 am

9.30 pm to 1 am

 

Sunday 8th

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 9th

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 10th

10 am to 1 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

 

3.00 pm

 

 

 

8.00 pm

9.30 pm to 1 am

 

Wednesday 11th

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 12th

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 13th

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 14th

10 am to 1 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

 

2pm

 

 

 

 

7 to 10.30 pm

 

 

 

Sunday 15th

10.00 am

 

Francis Cunningham plays a tune for his concertina class.

Majella O'Beirne with her tin whistle class.

All photos: Tony Kearns

 

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

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

© Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2018   Website: Tony Kearns  www.tonykearns.net