Phone: 087 6250 454
Address: Sligo Town and Geevagh, Sligo, Ireland
Carmel Gunning was born in Geevagh, Co. Sligo into a musical family. She is a music teacher, musician, singer, composer, author, entertainer and researcher. She has made numerous CDs and is the Director of Carmel Gunning International Summer School Festival of Irish Music held annually in Sligo. Carmel tutors MA and BA students in Limerick University and has produced five CDs so far. She has also produced to two books on Irish music and traditional singing.
The 17th Annual Carmel Gunning International School of Irish Music and Song takes place in Sligo town and Geevagh Co. Sligo.
A programme of events has been drawn up for this three day event during which there will be singing and music classes in tin whistle, flute, traditional singing, mixed instruments and a new class on ornamentation and variation with top class tutors for all levels and age groups from seven onwards.