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Lark in Ennis

Ennis, Co. Clare

Festivals / Celebrations
Traditional Music and Dance
Event Information
Sunday, 19th May, to Friday, 24th May, 2024.

Lark in Ennis aims to be the premier Camp for Adult learners of Irish Traditional Music, happening immediately before the Fleadh Núa!

Lark in Ennis is a Camp for Adult learners of Irish Traditional Music, Song, and Dance. In 2024 we will be hosting a proof-of-concept version with 13 classes limited to 10 students per class. We are very lucky to have a superb faculty for this inaugural year, including:
Martin Hayes teaching Fiddle
Steve Cooney teaching Guitar Accompaniment
Angelina Carberry teaching Banjo
Dermot Byrne teaching C#/D Box
Sean McComisky teaching B/C Box
Brenda Castles teaching Concertina
Grainne Hambly teaching Harp
Blackie O’Connell teaching Uilleann Pipes
Marla Fibish teaching Mandolin
Stephanie Keane teaching Sean-nós Dance
Nuala Kennedy teaching Song
Eamon O’Leary teaching Bouzouki
John Skelton teaching Flute
Students will enjoy two 90-minute masterclasses per day with their instructor, plus Trad Talks and/or Secret Concerts at lunchtime, the option to visit the Cliffs or the Burren over lunch, a full Session Trail in the evenings and a Faculty Concert at Glór on the Wednesday night. Limited public tickets will be made available for lunchtime activities and for the Faculty Concert


Good to Know

Venues across Ennis Town (similar to Ennis Trad Fest)

About Ennis


Ennis, the lively capital town of County Clare, is a picturesque and historic market town with its origins dating back to the 13th century.