Begley Brothers At Blas

Begley Brothers At Blas

This year’s public concerts at the Blas summer school include performances by Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich, Seamus Begley, Michelle Mulcahy and guests; and Iarla Ó Lionáird and Steve Cooney, and Tom Doorley and Derek Hickey.

Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich pictured (second from left) recently rowing with friends in a namhóg from Rathlin in Northern Ireland to Iona in Scotland. Photograph: Paddy McLaughlin

The Blas International Summer School of Irish Traditional Music and Dance returns to the Irish World Academy at the University of Limerick for the sixteenth successive year this June.

Directed by Ernestine Healy and running from 25 June – 6 July, the school includes tuition and master classes, lectures on traditional music, song and dance, a field trip, sessions, Irish language classes (facilitated through the Aonad na Gaeilge) lunchtime and evening concerts, céilís.

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Published on 5 June 2012

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