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January
Music in the Preschool and Infant Classroom - Training for TeachersThis is a new course for teachers of Infants. Click HERE for more information or ring reception on 064-6637598
Open Day Sunday 8th Jan 2pm-4pmCome along to our Open-Day on Sunday 8th Jan 2pm-4pm. Explore the courses on offer and meet the teachers.
February
Annual Concert Sunday 19th Feb INECOur annual concert will take place on Sunday 19th Feb 3pm-6pm in the INEC.
Click HERE for concert running running list
2016 [open]
January
Concert Practice Times for GroupsClick HERE for Concert Practice Times. These practices take place in Killarney School of Music. 
The actual concert takes place on Sunday 7th February 3pm in the INEC.
Term 2 Commences Jan 4th 2016Classes resume on Monday 4th Jan 2016
February
Concert INEC 7th FebThis years concert take place on Sunday 7th February 3pm-6pm at the INEC.
Admission €5. No charge for KSOM students
April
RIAM Exam TimetableClick HERE for 2016 RIAM Summer Timetable. Please make note of you date and time of exam.
It is important to attend at least 10 minutes before your scheduled time. The exams will take place at Killarney School of Music
SCT Exam Timetable 2016Click HERE for 2016 SCT Timetable. Please make note of you date and time of exam.
It is important to attend at least 10 minutes before your scheduled time. The exams will take place at Killarney School of Music
May
Summer Classes at Killarney School of MusicClick HERE for detail of Summer Classes available.
Classes available in Singing, Classical Violin, Fiddle, Flute, Piano, Guitar, Accordion, Concertina, Banjo, Mandolin, Tin Whistle...and more
Click HERE for more info
RGT Guitar Music ExamsClick HERE for 2016 RGT (Guitar) Summer Timetable. Please make note of you date and time of exam.
It is important to attend at least 10 minutes before your scheduled time. The exams will take place at Killarney School of Music
August
Open - Day Sept 4thCome along to our Open-Day on Sunday 4th Sep 1pm to 5pm. Meet the teachers and explore the various courses on offer
December
Parent-Teacher Meeting TimetablePlease click HERE to view timetable for Parent- Teacher meetings.
2015 [open]
January
Concert Practice Times - Instrumental Groups
Click HERE for concert practice times. These practices take place at Killarney School of Music
Concert Programs
Junior Concert           
Senior Concert
April
SCT Exam Timetable 2015Click HERE for 2015 SCT Timetable. Please make note of you date and time of exam.
It is important to attend at leas 10 minutes before you scheduled time. The exams will take place at Killarney School of Music
May
Summer Courses 2015Click HERE for details of Summer Classes available at Killarney School of Music.
August
Early Years Music CoursesMusic Tots - 
An introduction to instruments, singing and basic music theory through fun, games and dancing.
Suitable for 0-3 Yr Olds
Thursdays 11.30 to 12.15 and 1.15pm to 2pm to 3pm
Open Day Sunday 6th Sep 12pm to 5pmCome along to our Open-day on Sunday 6th Sep to explore the courses on offer and to meet the teachers
Enrolling for September 2015We are now enrolling for classes commencing 7th Sep 2015
November
Pre-Instrumental Class Now AvailableThis is a fun introduction to music for 4/5 year olds. 
It is designed to introduce the child to the fundamentals of music including rhythm, singing, keyboard and percussion skills.
It also includes a "taster" of other instruments including violin, tin whistle and guitar. This is useful to help children decide which instrument they might like to learn at a later stage.
The class is small with 4/5 students max and lasts 30 minutes.
Teacher: Ruti Lachs
December
Open Day Sunday 3rd Jan 2pm-5pmExplore the courses we have on offer and meet the teachers 
Parent - Teacher Meeting TimetablePlease click HERE to view timetable for Parent- Teacher meetings.
2014 [open]
January
Doh Re Mi Sing With Me Commences Wed January 29th
Singing & Fun Music for Kids
Click HERE for more information
Concert Practice Times
To download the concert practice times click HERE
Open Day Saturday 4th January 2pm-5pmCome along to our open-day on Saturday 4th January 2pm-5pm. You will have an opportunity to explore the various instruments and courses and meet the teachers.
May
Summer Classes at Killarney School of Music
We now offer Music , Singing and Dance classes over the Summer.
There are two short terms; one in July and the other in August. 
Click HERE for more details and prices

Summer Camps at Killarney School of Music
Storytelling Workshop with Ray O'Sullivan
Doh-Re-Mi Workshop (Fun Music for Kids) with Mary Culloty

Click HERE for more information.







SCT Exam Timetable
Click HERE to download SCT Exam timetable for 2014 Exams.
Please make note of your Exam Date and Time in your diary.
On the exam day, please allow extra time when travelling to your exam in case of traffic delays etc.
July
New Course - Speech & Drama Classes
Speech and Drama classes with Ray O Sullivan will be available from September.
Click HERE for further information.
August
New Course - Traditional Performance Group
Under the guidance of Padraig Buckley, the aim of this course to to develop group and individual performance skills in preparation for a show to be staged later in the school year. Click here for more information.
New Course - Lets Sing Together
This is a group singing class which includes the basics for reading music.
There are a number of classes, suitable for a number of children age-groups and also a class for adults.
Click here for more information.
2013 [open]
June
Summer Classes and Summer Camps
Killarney School of Music is now offering Summer Classes and Summer Camps.
Click HERE for more information
Laura O Keefe and Rachael O ConnorPerforming at recent singing concert at the school
Killarney School of Music at the RacesMusic and Dance at Killarney Races
August
Visit Our Facebook Page for Weekly News, Photos, Video Recordings etc
Open Day Sunday 8th September 12pm-5pmWe are holding our annual open day on Sunday September 8th. This is an opportunity to meet the teachers and explore the various instruments and courses we have on offer. All welcome.

Classes commence Monday 9th September
Congratulations to Double All-Ireland Winner Micheal O SéCongratulations to Micheal who won All-Ireland 2013 in Uilleann Pipes and Mouth Organ in the under 18 Category. Great achievement, especially given that Micheal is playing the pipes less than 2 year!
Congratulations to Sean Kelliher - All-Ireland Winner 2013Congratulations to Sean Kelliher who took gold in the under 15 Mouth Organ competition at the All-Ireland Fleadh
Congratulations to Dancers for Success in All-Ireland FleadhCongratulations to Triona & Maureen's dancers for their great success in the All-Ireland Fleadh winning six of the set dancing competitions.
October
International Uilleann Piping Day 19th October
Free "Introduction to Uilleann Pipes" Workshop

Venue: Killarney School of Music

Date: Saturday 19th October

Time 2pm
December
Term 2 Commences Monday 6th January 2014
2012 [open]
January
Annual Concert - Great SuccessWell done to everyone who participated in our annual concert. A great night was had by all. If you want to re-visit the occasion, we have plenty of photos and video clips on our Facebook page... just click on the Facebook link on the left of your screen.
February
CongratulationsBig congratulations to all who took part in Ceol An Gheimhridh and Scór Competitions last weekend.
Among the prize winners were Sean Kelliher & Cian O Sullivan (Duet), Triona Mangan's Dancers, Fossa Ballad Group, Glenflesk Instrumental Group. Well done to all!
Student Music Sessions at Gathering Festival Sunday 26th FebruaryKids Session 3pm - 4pm
Adult Improver Session 5pm 
All Welcome
March
Louise Mulcahy Performs at Killarney School of MusicLouise Mulcahy who recently gave a workshop at the school, is one of Irelands top musicians. She was the first ever to win four All-Ireland Titles in one day (on Flute, Uilleann Pipes, Tin Whistle, and Slow Airs). She has made a couple of must-have albums with her family and has some more in the pipeline.
Masterclass Fiddle Workshop with Geraldine O CallaghanSaturday 24th March
10am - 12.30pm Intermediate Level Workshop. Price €25
2pm-5pm Private Fiddle Clinics. 30 Minute: €25. 
1 hour: €40
The purpose of the private clinics is to have one-to-one attention from the tutor to address specific aspects of the student's playing.
April
SCT Exams ScheduleThe Attendance Schedule for this years SCT exams is now available. 
Click HERE to download schedule. The schedule is also posted on our School Notice Board. 
This years exams will take place in Killarney School of Music
Please make note of date and time of your exam.
Derek Hickey Plays at Accordion WorkshopDerek is one of Ireland's top accordionists. Here he plays a set of jigs.
New Student GalleryCheck out our new Student Gallery on left menu-bar. We will be posting video recordings of students from time to time. In this clip, Micheal O Shea plays a selection of reels on mouth organ.
Congratulations to both Cian O SullivansCongratulations to Cian O Sullivan (Killarney) and Cian O Sullivan (Fossa) who both won overall prizes in their instrument categories (whistle & fiddle) in the Millstreet Fleadh Ceol during weekend. Well done lads.
Triona's Dancers Strike GoldCongratulations to Triona Mangan's dancers who took gold at the All-Ireland Scor competition last weekend. They danced an 8-hand jig to beat off stiff competition from Tyrone, Leitrim and Offaly. Well done.
Great Performance at Presidential VisitGreat performance by Roisin, Cian, Colm and Tim who played for Presidential Visit at the Town Hall during the weekend.
May
Marion & Eileen DineenAnother addition to student gallery. To see more recordings, click HERE.
Some More Additions To Student GalleryIn this clip, Shane Mangan plays Callaghans Slide. To see more recordings, click HERE.
Millstreet Fleadh WinnerCongratulations to Cian O Sullivan who was overall winner of Tin Whistle category at recent Millstreet Fleadh Ceol. Photographed here with proud grandfather.
Millstreet Fleadh WinnerCongratulations to Cian O Sullivan who was overall winner of Fiddle and Polka & Slide competitions in recent Millstreet Fleadh
June
Congratulation To All-Ireland Participants
Big congratulations to all the students that took part in the All-Ireland Fleadh in Ballybunion last weekend. Special mention to prize winners that included Colm Guilfoyle, Padraig Enright, Kieran O Doherty and Triona Mangan. Well done to all.
More Student PerformancesSaoirse Bennett sings "A Spoonful of Sugar". To see more recordings click HERE.
August
Minister Jimmy Deenihan presents Music Exam Certs
178 students received music exam certificates at our annual presentation held at the INEC this year.
Heritage Week Workshops Great SuccessIntroductory workshops in Harp, Uilleann Pipes and Bodhran were a big hit during Heritage week.
Traditional Dancing Workshops During Heritage WeekOur dancing workshops were very popular with both locals and tourists at Muckross House last week.
Introductory Workshops in Harp, Uilleann Pipes, Bodhran and Ceili Dancing
As part of Heritage week, Killarney School of Music in conjunction with Muckross House will be running introductory workshops in the core Irish Traditional Instruments and Ceili Dancing. The Pipes, Harp & Bodhran workshops will take place on Wednesday 22nd August and Saturday 25th August 2pm-5pm. The Ceili Dancing workshop will take place on Sunday 26th August 2pm-5pm. All workshops take place at Muckross House. Admission Free.
October
Harps & Uilleann Pipes to RentKillarney School of Music has a number of Harps and Uilleann Pipes (practice sets) to rent to students wishing to take up these instruments. This is a great opportunity to take up one these unique Irish instruments without the outlay of purchasing the instrument. Rental price is €20 per month.
December
Irish Step and Ceili Dancing ClassesMaureen Hegarty (TCRG Qualified Dance Teacher) has commenced classes in Irish Step & Ceili Dancing. The class is for children and will take place on Thursday evenings in Killarney School of Music.
To enrol, please contact the school office on 064-6637598.
2011 [open]
August
Debut Performance by Fiddle GroupCongratulations to the fiddle group on their wonderful performance at the Summerfest. Here is a taste:

September
Great Night was had at our Culture Night in Muckross Farm.Click on the youtube link to see some brush dancing from the night. Visit our Facebook page for more video clips.
Killarney School of Music Welcomes New Concert Flute TeacherMarina Blyth (BA Hons Performing Arts Music Degree) has joined our team of teachers at the school. Marina studied under Robert Winn - principal flautist of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Marina has 20 years of teaching experience. She also has extensive performance experience with groups such as Capercaille and Davey Spillane band.

Flute WorkshopParticipants at recent Flute MasterClass workshop given by Kevin Crawford. Kevin is one of the top flute players in the country and is the lead musician with Lunasa
All-Ireland FleadhCongratulations to all who participated in the recent All-Ireland Fleadh. Among the prize winners were Klara O Sullivan (1st in U18 Tin Whistle Slow Airs), Niamh Mc Sweeney Group (1st in U15 Trio), Colm Guilfoyle (2nd in Senior Whistle), Micheal O Se (1st in U15 Mouth Organ), Katie O Connor (3rd in U15 Sean Nos Dancing) and Triona Mangan's Set Dancers who won and were placed in several competitions.

October
Story Telling Workshop with Ray O'Sullivan on Saturday 12th NovemberGreat opportunity to learn the skills of story-telling. Click HERE for more details.
November
Michelle MulcahyPlaying Flax in Bloom Reel at recent Concertina Workshop at Killarney School of Music
CongratulationsBig congratulations to all who participated in recent Ceol and Geimhridh and Scor competitions.
Among the prize winners were Micheal O Shea, Sean Kelliher, Cian O Sullivan, Megan O Conor, Gavin Walsh, Conor Kearney, Miriam fell, Robert Fell, Michael Fell, Sean Burke, Fiona Fell. Congratulations also to Triona Mangan, whose dancers had great success in both Scor and Ceol and Geimhridh competitions.
Concertina WorkshopParticipants at Recent Concertina Workshop with Michelle Mulcahy
Recent Bodhran WorkshopParticipants at Recent Bodhran Workshop with Tim O Shea.
Bodhran Workshop with Tim O'Shea on Saturday November 19thClick HERE for detail on this workshop.
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