Burren Summer School of Music and Culture
A Unique New Summer School & Festival in the Beautiful Burren Area of North Clare
Developed by Dave Flynn & The Clare Memory Orchestra in Association with Music Generation Clare featuring Traditional, Classical and Jazz Music Combined with Burren Cultural Activities.
Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill; Dave Flynn & The Clare Memory Orchestra; Ensemble Eriu; D.F.F.; Brid Harper, Dermot Byrne & Floriane Blancke; Agnew McAllister Duo; Jaskane Café Trio; Tony Trundle & Friends; Guest of Honour Chris Droney & Family and more TBA.
Music classes and sessions with Clare Memory Orchestra members Mick O’Brien, Dave Flynn, Aoife Ní Bhriain, Bjorn Bantock, Eimear McGeown, Etain McCooey, Eimear McGeown, Cormac Ó Briain, Ciara Ní Bhriain, Billy Mag Fhloinn, Aidan Dunphy, Alex Borwick, Jack Talty, Neil O’Loghlen and Matthew Berrill
(Last 3 are also members of Ensemble Eriu) And guest tutors Brid Harper, Dermot Byrne, Floriane Blancke, Peter Berrill & more to be announced.
Burren Culture Courses
Ancient Burren Outdoor History Course
with Dr. Billy Mag Fhloinn (Lecturer in Irish Studies, University of Limerick)
Includes Bronze Age Horn demonstrations and guided visits to
Poulnabrone Dolmen, Aillwee Cave & Corcomroe Abbey
Courses in Burren Local Culture, Burren Walks, Burren Wildlife and more to be announced