Tuesday, 13 June 2017 / Published in Latest posts
On Sunday, July 2nd at 2pm in the ‘Cois Tine’ Heritage Centre in Kilmovee, Joe Byrne will give an interactive talk titled -‘DERMOT GROGAN – The Man and The Music’. The talk will focus on Dermot, a world famous Accordion and Flute player from Derrytavrane in Kilmovee Parish. Dermot sadly passed away in 2006 at
Tuesday, 30 May 2017 / Published in Latest posts
Pictured at the launch of the 7th Annual Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School are some young musicians from the Kilmovee Comhaltas branch and Mayo Rose 2017 – Sandra Ganley. Check out our programme of events for details of our concerts, talks and sessions which are all FREE to attend. Classes are just €55 for the week (U18)
Friday, 26 May 2017 / Published in Latest posts
We are delighted to announce that Colleen (Towey) Duffy will join us as Tutor on Traditional Guitar at our 7th Annual Summer School. Colleen will be well known to everyone in music circles and is part of the famous Towey Family of musicians from Cloonfaulis, Kilmovee. ??  
Saturday, 20 May 2017 / Published in Latest posts
If you are looking for accommodation in East Mayo for the Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School in July, please contact the Kilmovee Family Resource Centre on 094 9649814 for an updated list or email kilmoveefrc@eircom.net. All types of accommodation are available from Self-Catering, to Bed & Breakfast or Caravan / Camping Sites. Accommodation is available within
Sunday, 14 May 2017 / Published in Latest posts
Due to the huge demand for Harp classes at the Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School, we are delighted to announce that we have a 2nd Tutor to join Holly Geraghty this year – Éadaoin Ní Mhaicín. Éadaoin hails from Balla in Co Mayo. She is currently a final year student in St Patrick’s Teacher Training College,
Saturday, 06 May 2017 / Published in Latest posts
Brochures are now available for the 7th Annual Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School from the Kilmovee Family Rescource Centre (094) 9649814 / email: kilmoveefrc@eircom.net. Also our ‘Clár na Seachtaine’ is available to download from this website with details of our packed programme of talks, concerts and sessions for the week. All events are FREE to attend so check
Saturday, 26 November 2016 / Published in Latest posts
Looking for a really nice Christmas present at an affordable price? You can buy a DVD of the closing concert from the Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School 2016 for just €10 + P&P in our Online Shop at www.smgsummerschool.com or call in to the Kilmovee FRC to purchase your copy.
Thursday, 14 July 2016 / Published in Latest posts
The Heritage Tour at the 6th annual Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School focused on events in Kilmovee Parish pre and post 1916. Local historian James Reddiough led the tour and recalled events in the area during the War of Independence and Civil War. He based the tour on research he conducted for one of his
Wednesday, 13 July 2016 / Published in Latest posts
Another fantastic week in Kilmovee at the 6th Annual Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School! Feedback has been so positive, with everyone delighted with the week of classes and sessions and lots of comments on how much our pupils have developed in terms of their standard of music, song, dance agus Gaeilge. This was only made
Sunday, 10 July 2016 / Published in Latest posts
A huge thank you to all the Local Sponsors of our 6th Annual Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School. We could not do it without you. The local sponsors were as follows;