Workshops 2018

Workshops in instruments and dance take place on the Thursday, Friday and Saturday mornings from 10.00am to 1.00pm

Online Booking will open in due Course.

However, you can still enrol at the workshop venue from 9am onwards Thursday 9th August or make enquiries at the Festival Office from 3.00 pm on Wednesday 8th August.

A degree of competency is required for all instrumental workshops.

Instrument and Singing Workshops Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10:00 to 1:00pm. - 25 euro per day or 60 euro for 3 days.
Sean-Nós Dancing and Set Dancing workshops - 10 euro per day or 25 euro for 3 days.

Instrument Venue Tutors  


National School

Martin Hayes, Andrea Palandri and Sorcha Costello  
Accordian Bohans

Conor Connolly

Concertina National School Tony O’Connell, Cormac Begley and Mary MacNamara (adults only)  
Flute National School Geraldine McNamara and Louise Mulcahy  
Banjo Peppers Páraic Mac Donnchadha  
Guitar Community Centre Dennis Cahill  
Tin Whistle National School Gearoid McNamara  
Traditional Singing & Sean-Nós singing: Moloneys Sean Garvey  
Sean-Nós Dancing Shortts Suzanne Leahy  
Set Dancing Bohans Mairead Casey  

Sean-Nós Dancing for Children
(Saturday afternoon 3:00 - 5:00 pm)

National School TBA Admission: €5.00 No need to book in advance