Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, Mid-Atlantic Region

Baltimore Irish Trad Fest 2012 by midatlanticcce
March 11, 2012, 11:48 am
Filed under: Baltimore, Classes / Lessons / Education, Festival, Maryland

Baltimore Irish Trad Fest 2012

April 27-29

A weekend of traditional Irish music and dance featuring:

Sessions, Music & Dance Workshops, Concerts & a Ceili
~Register for Workshops by April 6th for the Early Bird Discount!*

The festival instructors and performers are some of the best traditional
Irish musicians in the world, from Maryland, around the U.S. and Ireland,
James Kelly, Tina Lech & Jim Eagan, fiddle; Billy McComiskey, accordion; Michael Cooney, uillean pipes; Kathleen Conneely, tin whistle; Ted Davis, guitar; Pat Egan, songs; Donna Long, piano; Laura Byrne, flute; Peter Fitzgerald, banjo; Jeff Thomas, concertina; Myron Bretholz, bodhran; Jason Gaynor, beginning tin whistle/Intro to Irish Music; Kelly Smit, Sean-nós dance & more!

Go to Instructor Bios or Class Descriptions

Register for the workshops by 4/6 for the Early Bird Discount!



¨ Welcome Session 9pm (J. Patricks)


¨ Morning & Afternoon Workshops* (registration required)

¨ Local dance & musician Showcase (windup space)

¨ Sessions 3:30pm & 11pm (Liam Flynns)

¨ Faculty Concert ($10- advanced purchase available) 7pm (Liam Flynn’s)


¨ Brunch Session 10:30am (James Joyce)

¨ Ceili w/ the Old Bay Ceili Band ($10) 1pm-4pm (Liam Flynn’s)

¨ Farewell Session 5pm (Ryan’s Daughter)

* Workshop fees are $55 if registered by 4/6, $60 after 4/6.
Programming subject to change

Visit for complete schedule information,
instructor/performer bios, workshop registration information & more!

Seeking Volunteers! If you’re interested in helping out before or during
Trad Fest 2012, please email Laura at


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