Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy, the Willie Clancy Summer School, is a week long school and festival of Irish Traditional Music, Song and Dance. It provides tuition on uilleann pipes, whistle, flute, fiddle, concertina, button accordion & melodeon, banjo, harmonica and harp, and runs seminars and demonstrations on the Irish and English language song traditions. It also provides a week long foundation course, Dúchas an Cheoil, which examines the history and evolution of the Irish musical heritage. The tuition is complemented by recitals, concerts, lectures, conversational language classes (Irish and Scots Gaelic), céilithe and numerous informal music sessions.
Further information can be sought from the following:
Harry Hughes, Administrative Director T: 065 7084281
Eamon McGivney, Music and Tutor Liaison T: 065 7087417 or from the website.