2022 Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Activities
Monday, August 15, 2022 at 7pm: Welcome Social and In Conversation with Sandra Joyce (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 Dr. Sandra Joyce about her life in Irish song as part of our annual Eugene Byrne Memorial Lecture series. Dr. Joyce will share some favorite and personal songs as well.
Session to follow after hours at Draft & Vessel Tosa.
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 16, 2022 at 7pm: Grand Session at Draft & Vessel Tosa
Join us for tunes at Draft & Vessel, just down the street from the CelticMKE Center in Wauwaotsa (7479 Harwood Ave.). Sessions will kick off at 7pm.
Note: due to class cancellations, we will not feature the instructors' showcase on Tuesday night.
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at 7pm: Grand Session at Draft & Vessel Tosa
Join us for some tunes to close out our evening activities for the 2022 Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School! The Draft & Vessel is just down the street from the CelticMKE Center at 7479 Harwood Ave. and features draft beer, cocktails, spirits, wine, mead, cider, seltzer and more!