Lecture: John Kelly (1912-1989) – Aoife Kelly @ Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2019

Lecture: John Kelly (1912-1989) – Aoife Kelly @ Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2019

Saturday, 13 July 2019, 2.30pm

Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy is a week-long summer school in traditional music and set dance held annually at Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare. The 2019 summer school takes place on 6–14 July.

See full programme below. For more information, visit www.scoilsamhraidhwillieclancy.com.

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Saturday 6th
2pm to 6pm
Clarú/Enrolment at Community Centre.

8.00 pm
Oscailt Oifigiúil/Official Opening by Brendan Mulkere, musician and tutor in Irish Traditional Music Performance at the University of Limerick.

8.30 pm
Breandán Breathnach Memorial Lecture: ‘The Trees They Do Be High’: Reflections on Tom Munnelly’s Legacy. Presented by Professor Ríonach uí Ógáin, Director Emeritus, The National Folklore Collection, University College Dublin.
Venue: Community Centre for both events.

9.30 pm to 1 am
Céilí at The Mill Marquee, GAA Grounds

9.30 pm to 1 am
Céilí at the Quilty Tavern

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Sunday 7th 
10.00 am
Aifreann i nGaeilge/Mass in Irish at St. Joseph’s Church, Miltown Malbay.

3.00 pm
Musical Tribute at Willie Clancy’s Grave, Ballard Road.

4.30 to 7.30 pm
Clarú/Enrolment at the Community Centre.
 
8.00 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.
Venue: Community Centre.
 
9.30 pm to 1 am
Céilí at the Mill Marquee, GAA Grounds.

9.30 pm to 1 am
Céilí at the Quilty Tavern.

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Monday 8th
9.00 am
Clarú/Enrolment at the Community Centre and at the various venues.

10 am to 1 pm
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS (see location details on information page).

2 pm to 3 pm
Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.
 
3.00 pm
Lecture: ‘Sing Us Another Story’: The Transmission of a Local Song Repertoire across Six Generations. Presented by Dr John Tunney, lecturer in Heritage Studies at Galway - Mayo Institute of Technology.
Venue: Community Centre.
 
5 pm to 7 pm
Harp Recital at the Mill Marquee.

8.00 pm
Fiddle Recital at the Community Centre.

9.30 pm to 1 am
Céilí at the Mill Marquee.

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Tuesday 9th
10 am to 1 pm
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

2 pm to 3 pm
Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

3.00 pm
A tribute to Tony MacMahon: Presented by Liam O’Connor, musician, tutor and researcher in Irish traditional music and folklore.
Venue: Community Centre.
 
8.00 pm
Whistle and Flute Recital at the Community Centre.

9.30 pm to 1 am
Céilí at the Mill Marquee. 

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Wednesday 10th
10 am to 1 pm
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

2 pm to 3 pm
Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.
 
3.00 pm
Lecture: Paddy Conneely (c1800-1851): The Legacy of a pre-Famine Piper. Presented by Dr Jimmy O’Brien Moran, musician and lecturer in Irish Traditional Music Studies at Waterford Institute of Technology.
Venue: Community Centre.
 
5 pm to 7 pm
Banjo Recital at the Mill Marquee.

8.00 pm
Piping Recital at the Community Centre.

9.30 pm to 1 am
Céilí at the Mill Marquee.

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Thursday 11th
10 am to 1 pm
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

2 pm to 3 pm
Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.
 
2.30 pm
Lecture: Sliabh Luachra: 70 years of Radio Recording Visits (1948-2018).
Presented by Peter Browne, musician, tutor and former producer/presenter with RTÉ Radio.
Venue: Community Centre.

4.30 pm
Button Accordion Recital at the Community Centre.

8.00 pm
Old Style Step, Sean-nós and Set-Dancing Exhibition at the Community Centre.

9.30 pm to 1 am
Céilí at the Mill Marquee.

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Friday 12th
10 am to 1 pm
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

2 pm to 3 pm
Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.

3.00 pm
An afternoon of Traditional Singing in Irish and English in the Community Centre.
 
5 pm to 7 pm
Harmonica Recital at Mill Marquee.

8.00 pm
Concertina Recital in Community Centre.

9.30 pm to 1 am
Céilí at the Mill Marquee.

9.30 pm to 1 am
Céilí at the Quilty Tavern.

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Saturday 13th
10 am to 1 pm
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

2 pm to 3 pm
Classes in spoken Irish and Scots Gaelic.
 
2.30 pm
Lecture: John Kelly (1912-1989): Fiddle and Concertina Player.
Presented by Aoife Kelly, musician, tutor and researcher in Irish traditional music and folklore. The lecture will be followed by a Tribute Recital from the Kelly family and friends.
Venue: Community Centre.
 
7 to 10.30 pm
CEOLCHOIRM CHUIMHNEACHÁIN MUIRIS Ó RÓCHÁIN.
Muiris Ó Rócháin Memorial Concert presented by Muireann Ní Dhuigneáin.
Venue: Community Centre.

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Sunday 14th
10.00 am
Aifreann i nGaeilge le Cór Chúil Aodha (Seán Ó Riada Mass with Coolea Choir) at
St. Joseph’s Church, Miltown Malbay.

Download the 2019 brochure below.

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