Music and Dance

2016 ROCHESTER CELTIC FESTIVAL – MUSIC & DANCE SCHEDULE

Friday August 12th

***Connors & Ferris Stage***

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM : 1916
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8:00 PM – 10:00 PM : Linda Rutherford



***Guinness Stage***


5:00 PM – 5:20 PM       Drumcliff Irish Arts


5:20 PM – 5:40 PM       Goodwin Academy
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5:45 PM – 7:00 PM       Wingin’ It
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7:15 PM – 7:35 PM      Boland School of Irish Dance


7:45 PM – 9:00 PM       Brian Clancy & Joe Appleby

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***The Lodge Stage***

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Goodwin Academy Irish Dance Workshop

***The Lodge Stage & Room***

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Tullamore Whiskey Tasting


Saturday August 13th


***Connors & Ferris Stage***


12:00 PM – 1:30 PM     Róisín Dubh

RCF_RoisinDubh


2:00 PM – 3:30 PM     Dave North Trio


4:00 – 5:30 PM     Wild Geese


6:00 PM – 7:30 PM     Sisters of Murphy
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8:00 PM – 10:00 PM       Glengarry Bhoys

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***Guinness Stage***


12:00 PM – 1:30 PM   Barry’s Crossing
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1:45 PM – 2:05 PM   Shannonside Ceili Dancers
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2:15 PM – 3:45 PM   Crossmolina

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4:00 PM – 4:20 PM         Young School of Irish Dance

Young-School
4:30 PM – 6:00 PM         Comhaltas Rochester Irish Music Association

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6:20 PM – 6:45 PM   McMahon Irish Dancers

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7:00 PM – 9:00 PM                 Gerry Timlin

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***The Lodge Stage ***

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Irish Instrument Demo
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Shannonside Ceili Dance Workshop
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Scottish music
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Irish Ceili (Music and dance)
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Irish Ceili (Music and dance)
7:00 PM – 8:00PM Irish Ceili (Music and dance)

***The Lodge Room***

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM  The Legend of Finn McCool – Learn about a giant of Irish mythology and how the Giant’s Causeway really was formed!

1:30 PM – 2:00 PM  Sampling Irish Writers – Something for Everyone

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Travelogue – A Virtual Tour of Ireland Take a tour of Ireland, complete with stories and maps

3:00 PM – 3:45 PM But It All Sounds the Same… A crash course on listening to and understanding Irish music

3:45 PM – 4:30 PM Fredrick Douglass and Ireland – A discussion of the life of the great social reformer, statesman and orator with an emphasis on his lecture trip to Ireland in 1845. 

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM The Mystery and Wonder of Ancient Monuments in Celtic Lands
Exploring stone circles – Newgrange/Scotland/Stonehenge

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM 1916 Women
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Jameson Whiskey Tasting