Traditional Irish Music
Time: August 5, 2012 to August 11, 2012
Location: George Carruthers Irish Music School
Street: Please see link to website.
City/Town: Elmstein, Germany
Website or Map: http://www.reverbnation.com/p…
Phone: Please see event website.
Event Type: gathering, charity, fundraiser, camp
Organized By: Pat Kelley (sponsor) and Paddy Keenan (host)
Latest Activity: Mar 25, 2012
~ The aim of The George Carruthers Irish Music School and The Paddy Keenan Uilleann Pipe Gathering is to gather instruments or donations to support kid's musical educations that may not otherwise be possible. ~
This charitable event will be hosted by Paddy Keenan.
Update 03/24/12: BANBA Ireland has recently completed refurbishing a beautiful set of Rowsome pipes, free of charge, which will be donated by Paddy Keenan to the non-profit school, established by Pat Kelly at Naturfreundehaus, Elmstein.
Please consider joining along and donating instrument(s) or cash to this beautiful school and it's students.
John McSherry - Uilleann Pipes
Bernd Klippert - Uilleann Pipes
Alan Doherty - Flute
Sabine Pichler - Fiddle
Donna Harkin - Tin Whistle
Ekhart Topp - Guitar - Standard Tuning
Brian Haitz - Guitar - DADGAD
Guido Plüschke - Bodhrán
Francis Lynn - Banjo and Mandolin
Concerts will be held Monday night through Friday nights. See website for details.
The price includes full board including workshops - 400 Euro
Full board without workshops - 350 Euro
Naturfreundehaus Elmstein Esthaler Str. 63-67, 67471 Elmstein
E-mail - firstname.lastname@example.org
~ Please see link below to website for more information on how to donate musical instruments or how to make any charitable donations. ~
or see Paddy's FaceBook page.
Video links for Paddy Keenan's concert in Germany (August 2011) (Concert sponsored by The George Carruthers Memorial Irish School):
'Kitty O'Neils' and 'The Kerry Jig':
'Johnny's Tune ~ For the Avalon'
(original composition by Paddy Keenan):
A photo of uilleann Piper Father and Son ~ John Keenan, Sr. and Paddy Keenan.
Link to Paddy Keenan's website: