August 26th, 2018 | 2:00-5:00 pm
Please join us for an Open House this summer to:
- Meet our instructors and staff
- Take part in an instrument or class demo
- Register for fall classes
- Join an informal session
2:30 pm, Celtic Cuties (ages 0-4)
Join Alisa Mee for a selection of songs designed to introduce your little ones to Irish music while supporting early development.
3:00 pm, Uilleann Pipe Demonstration
Listen to a sampling of pipe tunes from Sean Gavin and Tom Klein. Then, from 3:15-4:00, you'll have a hands-on opportunity to try this uniquely Irish instrument.
3:30 pm, Try the Tin Whistle
Try your hand at one of the most accessible instruments in Irish music, the tin whistle. Feadóg whistles will be for purchase at the Open House.
4:00 pm, Learn a Song from Bess Cronin with Dáithí Sproule
Dáithí Sproule will teach you a song from Elizabeth (Bess) Cronin, one of the most prominent names in Irish singing and song.
4:30 pm, How to Sound Like an Irish Fiddler
Join Mary Vanorny for a chance to learn what gives fiddle music that distinctly Irish sound.