Past Visiting Artists

The Center for Irish Music sponsors occasional workshops during year with master traditional irish musicians, usually during the Minnesota Irish Music Weekend, held annually on the second weekend in June.

Past workshops have highlighted the talented teaching of:

June 10-14, 2021

Brid Harper Square

accordion, song

Music Network Tour 2019, Tara Breen, fiddle; Laoise Kelly, harp; Josephine Marsh, accordion and Nell Ní Chróinín, voice
Nell Ní Chróinín

song

Edel Fox Square

concertina

Conor Connolly
Conor Connolly

accordion

Páraic Mac
Páiraic Mac Donnchadha

banjo

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Tommy Fitzharris

flute

Michelle Mulcahy Square
Michelle Mulcahy

harp

June 11-14, 2020

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Matt Cranitch

fiddle

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Conal Ó Gráda

flute, whistle

Benny-McCarthy-Square
Benny McCarthy

song

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Pauline Conneely

banjo

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Danny Diamond

fiddle

Sean-Gavin-Square
Seán Gavin

flute, uilleann pipes

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Brían Ó Hairt

song, concertina

June 14-16, 2019

FRIEL-SISTERS
The Friel Sisters

flute, uilleann pipes, fiddle, song

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Pauline Conneely

banjo

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Randal Bays

fiddle

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Christian "Junior" Stevens

concertina, accordion

Brian Miller sq
Brian Miller

guitar, bouzouki

June 9-11, 2017

At The Racket.
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John Carty

fiddle, banjo

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Colm O'Donnell

flute, whistle, song

James Kelly TG4
James Kelly

fiddle

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Méabh Begley

accordion, song

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Séan Gavin

flute, uilleann pipes

June 10-12, 2016

Joanie Madden
Joanie Madden

whistle, silver flute

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Brian Conway

fiddle

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Billy McComiskey

accordion

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Brendan Dolan

piano, flute

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Sheila Shigley

song

June 12-14, 2015

Joanie Madden
Joanie Madden

whistle, silver flute

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Mick Mulcahy

accordion

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Louise Mulcahy

flute, uilleann pipes

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Michelle Mulcahy

harp, fiddle, piano

Bridget-Fitzgerald
Bridget Fitzgerald

song

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Sean Clohessy

fiddle