Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2017

The 45th Willie Clancy Summer School, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare, Ireland. Saturday 1st July to Sunday 9th July, 2017.

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 Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2017

Approved Summer Courses for Primary School Teachers


CPD for Primary School Teachers

DES approved


3rd-8th July 2017


Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare


Traditional Irish Music, Song and Dance


Course Content:


•   Music Instruction in a range of Irish Traditional Instruments– tin whistle, flute, fiddle, harp and much


•   Irish Dance – Traditional set dances and Old Irish Step Dancing.

   Traditional Singing  – Traditional Singing Workshops exploring the traditions and song heritage.


Afternoon Workshops will explore the following:

•    Traditional Irish Music in the classroom: Promote an awareness of good practice in the primary school


•    Linkage with the Music Curriculum and P.E. Curriculum: exploration of pulse, rhythm and tempo.

•    Workshops tailored to the Primary School Classroom given by traditional Irish musicians.



10am-1pm – Instrumental, Dance or Song Tuition (note: this is the participant's own choice)

2- 3pm – Workshop.


The cost of the course is €140.


Registration opens on Saturday July 1st from 2-6pm in the Community Centre, Miltown Malbay and continues Sunday July 2nd from 7-9pm in the same venue.


Please have your Teaching Council Number and School Roll Number for Registration.


Further more information contact Lorraine on 086 402 4608 or at

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