last updated 11 February 2000

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Willie Clancy Summer School Photographs - Album 2

Copyright © 2000 Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy

Tony Kearns has been photographer-in-residence at the Willie Clancy Summer School for a number of years. His photographs have appeared on postcards, calendars, magazines and CD covers and in several exhibitions at the summer school.

These photographs show the classes at the Summer School.

Classroom space is at a great premium during the Summer School. Here Michael Falsey conducts his tin whistle class in the National School cloakroom.

Uillean pipes classes take place in private homes. Nollaig McCarthy is teaching.

Another pipe class

John Kelly and Peter Mackie's fiddle class

John Kelly teaching fiddle

Junior Crehan and Bobby Casey usually visit each of the fiddle classes during the week to tell stories and play tunes.

Pupils in Maura O'Keeffe's fiddle class

Charlie Harris's box class

Joe and Siobhan O'Donovan teaching the beginners' set dancing class in the Community Hall

Practicing the Clare Lancer set

Gerry O'Reilly keeps an eye on the dancers in the Clare Lancers class.

Aidan Vaughan demonstrates old style sean nůs step dancing.