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Kilcoole Remembers 1916

Kilcoole Remembers 1916

Our branch received warm thanks from organisers of Kilcoole Remembers 1916 last Sunday 5th June. Our musicians turned out under beautiful summer weather on Kilcoole main street and received the marching Volunteers with fiddle, flute, harp, concertina, and whistle with a patriotic rendition of God Save Ireland before the reading of the Proclamation by Colaiste Chraobh Abhainn. More…

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Wicklow Fleadh 2016

Wicklow Fleadh 2016

The Wicklow Fleadh is taking place next Sunday 23rd of April in Blessington. Please find links below to the Fleadh Timetable, directions to the venue and  useful tips and information which may be of interest to those who are taking multiple competitions. We recommend that you arrive nice and early so that you find easy parking…

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An bhfuil Gaeilge agat?

An bhfuil Gaeilge agat?

Dear all, A number of our members have expressed interest in brushing up on their Irish. As such, we would like to gauge the interest amongst the membership for a “refresher” type Irish language course. If you would be interested in such a course, please reply to this e-mail with details as to your level….

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Bodhran Session World Record Smashed

Bodhran Session World Record Smashed

A very big thank you to all members of our branch, who supported our bodhran teacher, Robbie Walsh during the successful bid for Bodhran Session World Record. We were delighted with numbers and to see Bray Comhaltas students on stage, leading the crowd and helping to secure the title. Well done to all participants and…

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Happy New Year 2016

Happy New Year 2016

Happy New Year to all our members, students and teachers ! We hope you had a great Christmas season and are ready for a new year filled with music, peace and joy. Bray Comhaltas Classes resume on Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th January. See you there.

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All-Member Branch Meeting Monday 23rd November

All-Member Branch Meeting Monday 23rd November

Following last weeks AGM, our first branch meeting will take place on Monday 23rd November starting at 19:30 and finishing no later than 20:45 and is open to all members. We will discuss current projects and activities coming up over the next few weeks. The meeting is open to all adult members to drop in and…

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Branch AGM 2015

Branch AGM 2015

Our Annual General Meeting is an important part of our branch and Comhaltas governance. This is where we elect the committee that will lead the branch for the following year but even if you do not want to be on the committee, we want you to participate in the AGM and have your say in what…

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Session @ Craobh Culturlann

Session @ Craobh Culturlann

Craobh Chualann have kindly invited Bray Comhaltas to a session in Monkstown on Friday 27th November. The evening starts with a slow session at 9.00pm followed by progressive at 10pm. Grúpai Cheoil musicians are particularly encouraged to attend, to gain experience playing their repertoire in public. Refreshments will be served.

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Session on the Bridge

Session on the Bridge

Saturday night monthly sessions continue. The last session organised by our youth officers was a great event and we had much positive feedback. We continue with our Monthly Saturday Sessions this November @ the Bridge Café, just off our town bridge. Session is in The Bridge Café November 14th, 7:30pm start. Please note the Bridge café is offering…

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