Drumshanbo Summer School of Traditional Music ,Language and Culture
Summer Residential Music & Language Programme
Drumshanbo school of music is proud to offer a very rare window into real Irish culture and courses you will find nowhere else.
Located in the picturesque village of Drumshanbo, 10 km north of Carrick on Shannon, the School for music, dance and language presents the unique opportunity to discover Irish rural culture in an authentic setting .
While at the school, students benefit from the unforgettable experience of total immersion into the culture and the language. Students live in a hostel accommodation, see daily life and dine on traditional cuisine. The days are filled with lively local music, excursions and trips to nearby villages. Local professional teachers and performers conduct the lessons. The school’s faculty use traditional teaching methods, and music and vocal students learn by ear.
Drumshanbo School of Music is a residential summer school based in the North West of Ireland. The course was formed to offer local and overseas Irish music enthusiasts the opportunity to immerse themselves in the unique musical culture of Ireland. Through a structured programme of workshops, lectures, demonstrations, sessions, excursions and activities, the Drumshanbo School of Music offers a unique experience to all.
You – the student – are the centre of attention at Drumshanbo School of Music. From the moment you arrive every effort is made to ensure that your visit to Leitrim is rewarding and enjoyable. The Drumshanbo School of Music will provide a relaxed and welcoming environment for you to improve your language skills and knowledge of Irish music as well as experiencing the best of Irish culture and heritage.
Come and learn English and music here in North West Ireland! Each morning and afternoon we will organize an excellent programme of workshops, activities, tours and excursions including a range of evening and afternoon visits such as Irish music & dancing, theatre visits, visits to castles, museums and art exhibitions.