Blas International Summer School of Irish Traditional Music & Dance

Monday 22nd June - Friday 3rd July
  • Blas concert Donal Lunny photo by Maurice Gunning

The Blas International Summer School of Irish Traditional Music and Dance returns to the Irish World Academy at the University of Limerick for the 24th successive year from Monday 22nd June to Friday 3rd July 2020.

The summer school will be launched on Monday June 22nd where students attending the course at the University’s Irish World Academy will benefit from the wisdom and tutelage of eminent figures of the Traditional World.

Blas has firmly established itself as one of Ireland’s most prestigious university accredited summer schools, drawing students from all over the world to spend two weeks gaining access to the expertise of some of Ireland’s finest artists. In addition to expert tuition and master classes, Blas students can expect a whole range of activities including lectures on Irish traditional music and dance topics, Irish language classes, lunchtime and evening concerts, sessions, céilithe, field-trips and above all, the unique opportunity to share tunes with some of Ireland’s leading traditional musicians.

Limerick City
Irish World Academy of Music & Dance
Irish World Academy of Music & Dance, University of Limerick, Limerick
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Booking information
Two week €680
One week €380
Early bird: 10% reduction
Public concerts are individually priced