Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Instructors
Máire Ní Chéileachair
Instructor Website: https://www.itma.ie/inishowen/singer/maire-ni-cheileachair
Teaching: S03: Sean-nós Song
Maire Ní Chéileachair is an accomplished sean-nós singer. She was singer in residence in the Muskerry Gaeltacht in 2001 and has been teaching sean-nós singing to young people there since. She won the prestigious Oireachtas na Gaeilge Sean-Nós na mBan trophy in that same year and was runner up in Corn Uí Riada in 2005, 2007 and 2008. She is a regular visitor at singing festivals around Ireland and has brought her singing to audiences in England, Germany, France, Canada and the United States.