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NAFCO Festival : Day 2

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North Atlantic Fiddle Convention 2021 virtual event

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The Irish World Academy is delighted to announce that the North Atlantic Fiddle Convention 2021 will be happening as a virtual event, to be held 23rd to 27th June from the University of Limerick. NAFCO features traditions of fiddle music and dance from countries and communities around the North Atlantic, combining performances, workshops, and sessions, with an academic conference. This event is a partnership between the University and Limerick City and County Council Culture and Arts Office and will feature performances of music and dance from Ireland, including local Limerick performers, as well as from North America and Scandinavia.

The Day 2 Time Table:

Conference (10am – 1pm)

Lunchtime Concert (1.1.45pm)

Workshops (3.15-5.15pm)

Laura Risk : Fiddling from Quebec and the Gaspé - Advanced

Sven Ahlbeck : Swedish Fiddle

Ann Ledermann : Mountain Fiddle Tunings - advanced

Ranog Townsend (dance) – Introduction to Sean Nós Dancing

In Conversation with… (5.30-6.30pm)

John Carty and Claire Egan will be interviewed by Niall Keegan about traditional Irish Music in London and the influence of Ciare fiddler Brendan Mulkere.

Concert (8pm-9pm)

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