Monday, 20 July 2015 / Published in 2015, News
This is a song called “The Trip To Kilmovee” composed by the Singing Class at the Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School 2015 with their tutors Cian and Caoimhe Kearins and can be sung to the air of “The Old Woman of Wexford”.
Sunday, 14 June 2015 / Published in 2015, News
We are delighted to announce that Alannah Thornburgh from Swinford, County Mayo will join us as a new tutor on Tin Whistle for this years Summer School. Alannah Thornburgh began playing music at the age of five, starting on the tin whistle and fiddle, quickly progressing to the piano and finally the harp at the age of eleven
Monday, 08 June 2015 / Published in 2015, News
We are delighted to announce that Paul Smyth will launch his new CD before The Knockmore Céilí Band Concert (the current Senior All Ireland Champions) on Saturday night, June 27th. The concert takes place in Kilmovee Community Centre and doors open at 7.30pm for an 8pm start. Tickets are available from Kilmovee Family Resource Centre on (094)
Saturday, 23 May 2015 / Published in News
Check this out! Irish TV are advertising our Summer School including our concert on Saturday night 27th with the current Senior All Ireland Céilí Band Champions – The Knockmore Band from Fermanagh in the Kilmovee Community Centre. Tickets now on sale in Kilmovee FRC – (094) 9649814 / email: kilmoveefrc@eircom.net
Tuesday, 05 May 2015 / Published in 2015, News
The 5th Annual Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School of traditional Irish music, song, dance and Gaeilge will take place in Kilmovee from Saturday, June 27th to Friday, July 3rd. This Summer School offers a unique blend of great value, great tutors, a great venue and a great atmosphere. At €55 (U18), you can get a
Sunday, 22 February 2015 / Published in 2015, Latest posts
We are delighted to announce that Colm O’Donnell will officially open our 5th Annual Summer School on Monday, 29th June at 8pm in Kilmovee Community Centre. Colm, a renowned singer, lilter, musician and storyteller, will open the Summer School with a selection of songs, tunes and stories. A farmer, forester, shepherd and sheep dog trainer
Sunday, 15 February 2015 / Published in 2015, News
An updated ‘Accommodation List’ for our 2015 Summer School is now available from Kilmovee Family Resource Centre at (094) 9649814 or via email – kilmoveefrc@eircom.net. The list contains a selection of rented accommodation for the week including houses and cottages. It also has a list of B&B and Hotel accommodation in the surrounding area. There
Saturday, 31 January 2015 / Published in 2015, News
For our 5th Annual Summer School this year, we are delighted to announce that Dr. Seamus Caulfield (who discovered the Céide Fields) will give an introductory talk to open our Heritage Tour. The tour starts at 2pm on Sunday, 28th June in the Cois Tine Heritage Centre in Kilmovee. Dr. Caulfield had been invited to Kilmovee by
Saturday, 03 January 2015 / Published in 2015, News
We are delighted to confirm that the current All Ireland Senior Céilí Band Champions, the Knockmore Céilí Band will perform in Concert at the Seosamh Mac Gabhann Summer School on Saturday night, 27th June. The concert will take place from 8.30pm in Kilmovee Community Centre and provide a rare opportunity to hear the current All
Thursday, 11 December 2014 / Published in 2015, News
Another fantastic addition to our Summer School for 2015 will be Theresa O’Grady as tutor for the Banjo Class in the Afternoon – 2pm to 5pm. Theresa O’Grady was born and brought up in Luton, England. She now lives in Aclare, Co. Sligo. Theresa along with her 2 brothers James (Fiddle and pipes) and Ciaran