The 2018 Gathering Traditional Festival Workshops and Masterclasses Saturday February 24th:
***Register from 9.30am at The Gleneagle Hotel Reception.
Price €12.00 | Times 10.00am -1.00 pm & 2.00pm- 4.30pm
Instrument workshops for the Accordion, Flute/Tin Whistle, Harp, Concertina and Fiddle tutors include:
- Fiddle: Matt Cranitch & Manus Maguire
- Accordian: Paudie O’Connor & Bryan O’Leary
- Concertina: Jack Talty & Brogan McCauliffe
- Flute/Tin Whistle: Billy Clifford & Orlaith McCauliffe
Advanced Set Dancing Workshop with:
- Pádraig and Róisín McEneaney
Time: 10am-1pm & 2pm – 4.30pm
(Sunday February 25th 11am-1pm)
Seannós Dance Class with:
- Úna Ní Fhlatharta
Time: 11am-1pm & 2pm-4pm
Traditional Singers Workshop & Concerts with:
- Karen Casey
- Nell Ní Chroinín
- Jim Walsh
- Meatí Jo Shéamuis O’Flathartaigh
- Séan Garvey
and many more
Storytelling and Seanchaí Session with:
Ray O’Sullivan, Eddie Lenihan, Batt Burns & Jim Maher.
Venue: The Fireside Lounge
Hello Delia Murphy – The Life and Times of Delia Murphy with Carmen Cullen and guest musician Jerry Anderson.
Carmen’s tribute to Delia Murphy will include readings from her novel ‘Two Sister’s Singing’. Carmen will also sing such favourites as ‘The Spinning Wheel’, ‘If I were a Blackbird’, ‘Three Lovely Lassies from Bannion’, ‘Courtin’ in the Kitchen’ and ‘Thank You Ma’am says Dan’. Carmen will be accompanied by Gerry Anderson who is a music teacher, songwriter and composer.