Summer & Winter School

Willie Clancy Summer School

This is Ireland's premier traditional music summer school, held annually in memory of the late, great piper Willie Clancy. Students from all over the world flock to Miltown Malbay for daily …

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The Merriman Summer School

This is an annual event, conducted mostly through the Irish language, held in honour of the Irish poet Brian Merriman. It tackles fairly weighty topics and is attended by some of …

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Yeats Summer School & Tread Softly Festival

A more recently established companion to the better known Yeats Summer School , this weekend event is an opportunity to learn more about one of Ireland's greatest poets as well …

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Sligo Jazz Project

A festival and a school for jazz musicians running side by side means not just great concerts but also great impromptu sessions in Sligo's pubs and in the nightly festival …

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