Scoil Gheimhridh Frankie Kennedy
Déardaoin, 27 Nollaig 2012 - Dé Máirt, 1 Eanáir 2013
Gweedore, 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 year's Scoil Gheimhridh will take place from Thursday 27th December 2012 until Tuesday 1st January 2013.
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.