Planning for the 14th annual
O'Flaherty Irish Music Retreat
is underway, and here is an update.
The event will be held
October 20-22, 2017
Hoblitzelle Camp & Conference Center
in Midlothian, TX.
For our 2017 retreat, we have a spectacular teaching lineup, including:
Bodhran (Fundamentals) – Cara Wildman; Bodhran (Intermediate & Advanced) – Albert Alfonso; Bouzouki – Alan Murray; Button Accordion – Billy McComiskey; Concertina (Fundamentals) – Brian Ó hAirt; Concertina – Tony O’Connell; Dancing – Pat Murphy; Fiddle (Fundamentals) – Devin Shepherd; Fiddle (Intermediate) – Brid Harper; Fiddle (Intermediate) – Liz Carroll; Fiddle (Advanced) – James Kelly; Flute (Intermediate & Advanced) – Steph Geremia; Guitar – Daithi Sproule; Harp – Marta Cook; Mandolin/Banjo (Fundamentals) – John Liestman; Mandolin (Intermediate & Advanced) – Mary Coogan; Piano Accordion (All Levels) -- Alan Kelly; Singing (All Levels) -- Brendan Nolan; Tenor Banjo (Intermediate & Advanced) – Pauline Conneely; Uilleann Pipes – Mickey Dunne; Whistle/Flute (Fundamentals) – James Hamilton; Whistle (Intermediate & Advanced) – Shannon Heaton.
Online Registration Begins 9 a.m., Sat., May 6th
Here is our 2017 flyer. Click on it to enlarge!
Our Official Retreat Hotel for 2017
Courtyard by Marriott Midlothian Conference Center
3 Community Circle Drive
Midlothian, Texas 76065
Hotel Phone: (469) 672-8760
Go to details HERE.
Special Thanks to our 2016 Donors!
2016 Major Sponsors
Southwest Celtic Music Association
Trinity Hall Pub & Restaurant
2016 Key Sponsors
Managing to Excellence Corporation
Fiddler's Green Music Shop
2016 conTRIBUTING SPONSORs
Lee and Linda Petersen
Therese Honey and Larry Mallette
2016 Retreat Partners