Trad Fest celebrates Irish music, song and language in Dromore

Published: 27th March 2017

A one day Irish language course will feature among the workshops being offered at the 2017 Dromore Trad Fest.

The three day festival which will run from Friday 7 April to Sunday 9 April 2017 is a celebration of Irish music, song and language organised by the Dromore branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí na hÉireann. The programme includes concerts, sessions, recitals, a vintage car rally and a full day of Irish language and music classes.

The one day Irish language course which is being organised in conjunction with Fermanagh and Omagh District Council, will take place in St John’s College Dromore, on Saturday 8 April from 10.00 am – 4.00 pm with a lunch break from 1.00 pm – 2.00 pm. The course will cater for all abilities from beginners through to advance level. There will also be separate classes for GCSE and A level students in preparation for their upcoming exams. All classes are free of charge and will be facilitated by fully qualified teachers.

To reserve a place or for further information on the Irish language course, please contact Kevin Goodwin by email at or by telephone on 0300 303 1777. For further information on Trad Fest, please visit the website, email or telephone 07704 777043.

Cúrsa Lae Mar Pháirt de Fhéile An Droma Mhóir

Beidh cúrsa Gaeilge aon lae mar pháírt de na himeachtí ag Féile An Droma Mhóir a bheas ar siúl idir An Aoine 7 agus An Domhnach 9 Aibreán. Déanfaidh an fhéile trí lae seo a bheas ar siúl ar An Droim Mór, Co Thír Eoghain ceiliúradh ar an cheol, amhrán agus teanga gaelach. Is é Craobh an Droma Mhóir de Chomhaltas Ceoltóirí na hÉireann eagarthóir na féile seo ina mbeidh seisiúin, ceolchoirmeachta, railí carranna seanré agus lá iomlán de ranganna Gaeilge agus ceoil mar pháirt di.

Beidh an cúrsa lae Gaeilge eagraithe i gcomhpháirt le Comhairle Fhearmanach agus na hÓmaí. Beidh sé ar siúl Dé Sathairn 8 Aibreán ó 10rn – 4in le sos lóin ann ó 1 – 2in in St John’s College, An Droim Mór. Beidh ranganna ar fáil do fhoghlaimeoirí atá ag bun, meán agus ard leibhéal. Chomh maith le sin beidh ranganna ar fáil do lucht GCSE agus Ard leibhéal mar ullmhuchán do na scrúdaithe a bheas le déanamah acu ag deireadh na scoil bliana.

Níl costas ar bith ar aon cheann de na ranganna Gaeilge. Le áit a chur in áirithe téigh I dteagmháil le Caoimhín Goodwin trí r-phost a chur chuig kevin.goodwin@fermanagh nó glaoigh ar 077 47899249. Le haghaidh tuilleadh eolais a fháil ar na ranganna ceoil agus imeachtaí uilig na Féile, téigh i dteagmháil le , cuir glaoch ar 077 04777043 nó féach ar shuíomh idirlín na féile

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