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Recitals & Concerts
Please note that all information on this site pertains to the 2022 summer school. We will be updating the site with info for the 2023 summer school in due course.

Dé Domhnaigh 3ú Iúil - Sunday 3rd July at 8 pm

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 - line up to be announced. Venue: Community Centre. This concert will feature the premiere of Ómós Ceoil - 50 Bliain Faoi Bhláth, music composed by renowned uilleann piper and flute player Louise Mulcahy to celebrate the 50th Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy.

Dé Luain 4ú Iúil - Monday 4th July

Harp Recital with Kathleen Loughnane, Gráinne Hambly, Laoise Kelly, Cormac de Barra, Máire Ní Chathasaigh, Aisling Lyons, Paul Dooley and guest performers.

From 5 pm to 7 pm at the Mill Marquee, GAA Grounds.

Fiddle Recital with John Kelly, Áine O’Connell, Anne Rynne, Aoife O’Keeffe, Ciarán Ó Maonaigh, Bernadette McCarthy, Claire Egan, Connie O’Connell, Darach O’Connor, David Doocey, Denis Liddy, Dermy Diamond, Gerry O’Connor, James Kelly, Jesse Smith, Joan Hanrahan, Joe Rynne, Michael Kelleher, John McEvoy, Johnny Kelly, Leah Kelly, Liam O’Connor, Martin Dowling, Kate Bevan-Baker, Oisín MacDiarmada, Paul Bradley, Séamus Glackin, Siobhán Peoples, Tara Breen, Therese McInerney, Donal O’Connor, Vinny MacMahon, Yvonne Casey, Zoe Conway, Joe Toolan, Seán Keane, Aoife O’Connor, Maire O'Keeffe, Nickey McAuliffe, Pat Mullins.

8 pm at the Community Centre.  

Dé Máirt 5ú Iúil - Tuesday 5th July

A Tribute to Bobby Gardiner, master accordion player, tutor, TG4 Gradam Award winner and author. Presented by Ciarán Ó Gealbháin, traditional singer, musician and lecturer in the Department of Folklore and Ethnology at University College Cork. 

3 pm at the Community Centre. 

Ceolchoirm Idirnáisiúnta/International Concert featuring  traditional music, song and dance from Scotland, Wales, Québec and Brittany. 

5.30 pm to 7 pm at the Mill Marquee, GAA Grounds.

Whistle and Flute Recital with Mick O’Connor, Paul McGrattan, Christy Barry, John Wynne, Patsy Hanly, Anne Sheehy, Fintan Vallely, Mick Crehan, Bríd O’Donohue, Mary Bergin, Róisín Nic Dhonncha, Seán Ryan, Tara Diamond, Louise Mulcahy, Éamon Cotter, Francis O’Connor, Marcas Ó Murchú, Marion McCarthy, Eibhlín de Paor, Catherine McEvoy, Geraldine Cotter, Aoife Granville, Majella O’ Beirne, Seán Craddock, Cillian Boyd, Barry Conaty.

8 pm at the Community Centre.  

Dé Céadaoin 6ú Iúil - Wednesday 6th July


Banjo Recital with Muireann Banks, Theresa O’Grady, George McAdam, Brian Scahill, Elaine O’Reilly, Joanne O’Connor, Josh O’Loughlin, Brian Mooney, Keith O’ Loughlin, Jody Moran and guest performers.

From 5 pm to 7 pm at the Mill Marquee, GAA Grounds.

Uilleann Piping Recital with Nollaig MacCárthaigh, Colleen Shanks, Michael Stribling, Kevin Rowsome, Tim Hill, Joseph Byrne, Rita Farrell, Jimmy O’Brien-Moran and a 2022 Scholarship Recipient.

8 pm at the Community Centre.

Please note  that Na Píobairí Uilleann will hold daily lunchtime piping recitals from Monday to Friday, featuring a young piper and a senior piper each day. The recitals start at around 1.30pm at the Community Centre. 

Déardaoin 7ú Iúil - Thursday 7th July

Button Accordion Recital with Jackie Daly, Anne Conroy, Charlie Harris, Joe Searson, Michael Searson, Josephine Marsh, Martin Donohue, James Keane, Johnny Óg Connolly, Bryan O’Leary, Bobby Gardiner, Mick Mulcahy, Murdo MacDonald, Paudie O’Connor, Nuala Hehir, Diarmuid Ó Meachair, Conor Connolly and guest performers. 

4.30 pm at the Community Centre.

8.00 pm - Old Style Step, Sean-nós and Set-Dancing Exhibition with Michael Tubridy, Brooks Academy, Mary Clancy, Mary Kate Clancy, Paddy Neylon, Aidan Vaughan, Betty McCoy, Rosie Davis, Mick Mulkerrin, Mairéad Casey, Noel Devery, Maureen O’Reilly, Martine Billette, Kate Bevan-Baker and guest performers.

8 pm at the Community Centre.

Dé hAoine 8ú Iúil - Friday 8th July

An afternoon of Traditional Singing in Irish and English with Caitlín Ní Chualann, Sorcha Ní Chéilleachair, Len Graham, Éamon Ó Donnachadha, Kate Bevin Baker, Máire Ní Chéilleachair, John Tunney, Maighread Stiùbhart, Francie McPeake, Martine Billette, Murdo MacDonald, Brendan Kennedy.

3 pm at the Community Centre.


Harmonica Recital with Mick Kinsella, Rick Epping, John Murphy, Pip Murphy, James Boyle, Pauline Gavin, Sadhbh Jordan, Johnny Hehir, Noel Battle and guest performers.

From 5 pm to 7 pm at the Mill Marquee, GAA Grounds.

Concertina Recital with Noel Hill, Lorraine O’Brien, Caitlín Nic Gabhann, Cormac Begley, Edel Fox, Francis Cunningham, Liam O’Brien, Jack Talty, Michelle Mulcahy, Hugh Healy, Claire Keville, Aoife Kelly, Katie O'Sullivan,

Michelle O’Sullivan, Jacqui McCarthy, Caoilfhinn Ní Fhrighil, Mary MacNamara, Mairéad Hurley, Bernie Geraghty and guest performers.

8 pm at the Community Centre.

Dé Sathairn 9ú Iúil - Saturday 9th July


Láithreoir / presenter Muireann Ní Dhuigneáin

7 pm to 10.30 pm at the Community Centre.

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