2023 Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Activities
Monday, August 14, 2023 at 7pm: Welcome Social and Talk and Tunes with Liz Carroll (CelticMKE Center)
We kick off the Summer School week with our welcome social at 7pm. At 8pm, Ward Irish Music Archives Director Barry Stapleton will interview Liz Carroll about her life playing and creating Irish music as part of our annual Eugene Byrne Memorial Lecture series. Liz will share some favorite tunes and stories throughout the evening.
Session to follow after hours, location to be announced soon.
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday (August 15-17): Lunchtime Slow Session 11:15am to 12:15pm
Brett Lipshutz will lead students through tunes at a relaxed pace during our lunchtime slow sessions!
Tuesday, August 15, 2023 at 8pm: Instructors Showcase Concert at CelticMKE Center.
Join us for a special night of music featuring our fabulous roster of Irish Fest Summer School instructors! Doors open at 7:30pm, free to registered students. Free will offering suggested for the general public.
Wednesday, August 16, 2023 at 7pm: Grand Session
Join us for some tunes to close out our evening activities for the 2023 Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School! Venue information coming soon.