20th Scoil Gheimhridh Frankie Kennedy
Friday, 27 December 2013 - Wednesday, 1 January 2014
Gaoth Dobhair, Co. Donegal
Scoil Gheimhridh Frankie Kennedy was established in 1994 to continue Frankie's huge contribution to Irish traditional music, especially the music and song of Donegal. This final Scoil Gheimhridh will take place from Friday 27th December 2013 until Wednesday 1st January 2014.
Classes are offered in a number of disciplines, including flute, fiddle, uilleann pipes, tin whistle, bodhrán, button accordion, bouzouki, sean nós singing, house dancing , concertina, and guitar, as well as a children's workshop. There are also a variety of concerts and lectures throughout the week.
Scoil Gheimhridh Frankie Kennedy will be using 5 principal venues, Ionad Cois Locha in Dunlewey, Errigal Hostel in Dunlewey, Ionad Naomh Pádraig in Dobhair, An Chuirt in Gaoth Dobhair, and Teach Huidí Beag in Bunbeg. Gaoth Dobhair is easily reached via air or bus, and there are a number of lodging options in the area.