Scoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair (online)

01apr11:00 am04(apr 4)11:59 pmScoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair (online)TypeTraditional Music Winter SchoolCountyDonegal

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In light of the current restrictions due to Covid-19, the re-scheduled 7th Scoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair, which was due to take place this coming Easter will now be happening entirely online. For a small fee, there will be limited spaces available for zoom workshops, which are accessible worldwide.

The Music Classes/Workshops which are the heart of Scoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair are open to all ages. Admission to these classes and workshops is by 4-DAY REGISTRATION ONLY. It is not possible to register for these on a daily basis.

For this years re-scheduled Scoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair the Tutors are, for Accordion (Advanced): Dermot Byrne; Banjo/Mandolin (Advanced): Fidelma O’Brien; Bodhrán (Advanced): Séamus O’Kane; Concertina (Intermediate): Lorraine O’Brien; Concertina (Advanced): Jack Talty; Fiddle (Intermediate): Cathal Ó Curráin & Claire Friel; Fiddle (Advanced): Ciarán Ó Maonaigh, Jesse Smith & Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh; Flute (Intermediate): Tara Diamond; Flute (Advanced): Steph Geremia; Guitar & Bouzouki (Advanced): Mánus Lunny; Guitar (Advanced): Steve Cooney; Sean-nós dancing: Edwina Guckian & Caitlín Nic Gabhann; Sean-nós singing: Diane Cannon; Uilleann Pipes (Intermediate): Síle Friel; Uilleann Pipes (Advanced): Mick O’Brien; Whistle (Intermediate): Anna Friel and ‘The traditional music teachers’ toolkit’ online course with Dr. Liz Doherty.

All classes & workshops for Scoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair will run from Thursday 1st to Sunday 4th April each day from 11am to 12.30pm unless otherwise stated. It is important to note that there are no ‘absolute’ beginner classes available in any instruments and that there are minimum abilities required to attend. Please note that there will be limited spaces available, so it is advisable to book early in order to avoid disappointment by visiting scoilgheimhridh.eventbrite.

For further information about the re-scheduled Scoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair, please visit or follow on Facebook or Twitter. For the latest information. If you have any queries, then please either call +353 (0)74 956 0679 or send an email to [email protected].


01/04/2021 11:00 am - 04/04/2021 11:59 pm(GMT+01:00)

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