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.


The Muiris Ó Rocháin Memorial Family Scholarship, named in honour of one of the principal co-founders and long time director of Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy, is on offer again in 2019. Oineach Mhuiris Uí Rócháin is open to any family with two or more family members wishing to attend classes at the Summer School. The scholarship will entitle the family to use of a three bedroom house during Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy and free access to classes for up to four family members either adults or children.  The family members must show commitment and a high level of musicianship to qualify for the scholarship.


Na Píobairí Uilleann administers the selection process and further information can accessed by phoning NPU at (01) 873 0093 or emailing


To download the application form click here and email to or post to


Oineach Mhuiris Uí Rócháin

Na Píobairí Uilleann

15 Henrietta Street

Dublin 1.


Closing date for applications is 26th April 2019 and the Oineach Mhuiris Uí Rócháin scholarship will be awarded in May 2019.

Muiris Ó Rócháin 1944 - 2011

Clare FM Scholarships

The Summer School is offering a number of tuition scholarships to Clare-based under 18s who are studying traditional music in the county. The scholarships are worth €140 each and are administered through the Clare FM traditional music programme, The West Wind. Those wishing to apply for a tuition scholarship must be recommended by their music teacher who  should then  contact the West Wind Team on Clare FM. The winners will be announced on the radio before the commencement of the School.

© Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2019   Website: Tony Kearns