Lake School Of Celtic Music, Song & Dance

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Lake School Of Celtic Music, Song & Dance

Grown to become one of the most popular events for those who listen to and play Celtic music in southern Australia. Even has two mixed instrumental classes - Slow Session and Irish Music. Classes offered (apart from Slow Session and Irish Music) are: Fiddle, Whistle, Pipes, Ukulele. Guitar, Cello, Concertina, Mandolin, Banjo, Harp, DADGAD Guitar (DADGAD is how the guitar is tuned.), Dance, Bodhran, Flute, Singing and Pub Songs. Also, a kid’s program and youth program run so the adults can attend instrumental classes. (Youth ensemble runs in evening so youth can do youth program and attena a music class. (Youth Ensemble is a mixed instrumental class.)) Ceilidh is on night 3. Sessions run nightly - Slow Session at Commercial Hotel (Kirkstall pub night 3) with no session on night 5 and Fast session outside Mickey Bourke’s Hotel. (Session runs nightly.) (Commercial Road Side) Also, afternoon Session at Mickey Bourke’s Hotel. Classes perform on nights 4 & 5. (Afternoon classes start day 1 and perform night 4. Morning Classes start Day 2 and perform night 5. One exception - Singers start Day 1 and perform on night 5 (Not including Pub Singers.))