CBC Indie Music Festival: Mary Ann Kennedy 

May 16, 2017

CBC Indie Music Festival Attracts Top BBC Personality: Mary Ann Kennedy  Special Canadian Broadcasting Tour: May 27th – June 5th  Broadcaster, author, producer and award-winning musician Mary Ann Kennedy will be in Canada from 27 May – 5 June! Mary Ann Kennedy is one of the most well-loved and well-known voices and personalities on BBC […]

Workshops on traditional songs from Scotland and Ireland.

March 11, 2017

Linda Morrison is pleased to announce that she will be giving two Sunday afternoon workshops on traditional songs from Scotland and Ireland. “Each workshop will feature different repertoire. We will learn traditional Scottish and Irish songs in English as well as in Gaelic – work songs, mouth music and, of course, love songs!“ Linda Morrison, […]

CONCORDIA IRISH STUDIES

March 11, 2017

CONCORDIA IRISH STUDIES INAUGURAL GRADUATE CONFERENCE Theme: Transcending Disciplinary Frames March 24 and 25, 2017, School of Irish Studies, McEntee Reading Room (1455 de Maisonneuve West, Room H 1001.01 – 10th floor) How do disciplinary ‘frames’ shape the way we see, engage with, and contest subjects within Irish Studies? What is to be gained when […]

FUNDRAISING CONCERT

March 11, 2017

FOR THE CANADIAN IRISH STUDIES FOUNDATION IRISH BAND LÚNASA TO PERFORM AT BOURGIE HALL – Dubbed as the hottest Irish acoustic group on the planet, Lúnasa will be in town to delight audiences as part of a concert fundraiser for the Canadian Irish Studies Foundation.  Raising funds for Irish Studies at Concordia University is crucial […]

CONCORDIA IRISH STUDIES INAUGURAL GRADUATE CONFERENCE

March 1, 2017

Theme: Transcending Disciplinary Frames March 24 and 25, 2017, School of Irish Studies, McEntee Reading Room (1455 de Maisonneuve West, Room H 1001.01 – 10th floor) How do disciplinary ‘frames’ shape the way we see, engage with, and contest subjects within Irish Studies? What is to be gained when we transcend the perspectives of our […]

CONCORDIA IRISH STUDIES INAUGURAL GRADUATE CONFERENCE

March 1, 2017

Theme: Transcending Disciplinary Frames March 24 and 25, 2017, School of Irish Studies, McEntee Reading Room (1455 de Maisonneuve West, Room H 1001.01 – 10th floor) How do disciplinary ‘frames’ shape the way we see, engage with, and contest subjects within Irish Studies? What is to be gained when we transcend the perspectives of our […]

Lúnasa

March 1, 2017

Dubbed as the hottest Irish acoustic group on the planet, Lúnasa will be in town to delight audiences as part of a concert fundraiser for the Canadian Irish Studies Foundation.  Raising funds for Irish Studies at Concordia University is crucial to support students through tuition remission and scholarships. The Lúnasa concert will take place on […]

Celtic Saints Tour June 2017 

February 19, 2017

What: Tour of England and Scotland “The Isles of the Celtic Saints” accompanied by Irish Studies Fellow Sara Terreault and Matthew Anderson of the Department of Theological Studies at Concordia University When June 24 to June 27, 2017 More info: http://spiritours.com/en/travel/england-scotland-2017/

Trivia Night Fundraiser for Pieta House (Ottawa)

February 7, 2017

Darkness into Light – Trivia Night Fundraiser for Pieta House (Ottawa) What: Fundraiser to benefit Pieta House Self-Harm or Suicide Crisis Centre (http://www.pieta.ie/) When: Thursday, February 9, 7:30 pm Where: Heart & Crown, Preston Street, Ottawa Info: $10 per person cash only (ATM on site); Prizes, Raffle & Silent Auction

Introduction – DADGAD Guitar – Eric McDonald

February 7, 2017

DADGAD Workshop with Eric McDonald – 15 $ Registration Link: http://www.siamsa.org/news/workshop_feb2017.htm Wednesday evening – February 15 – 7:00PM – Marianopolis CEGEP Siamsa offers an opportunity for guitar players to get acquainted with DADGAD tuning, which is frequently used in Irish traditional music. Your teacher will be Eric McDonald. Eric has been a professional performer and […]

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