The Next Summer School

will be from

Sunday to Friday

16th-21st July 2017

Programme for the Daniel Corkery Summer School 2017


This Daniel Corkery Summer School programme is subject to alteration at any time. However changes will be minor.

This year the keynote is: ‘John Tyndall 1820-1893’.

Sun 16th

19:30

Welcome:

Joe Creedon

 

20:00

Keynote Lecture: ‘The achievements of John Tyndall and the Work of the Tyndall National Institute in the Ireland of Today’

Prof.Cian Ó Mathúna

 

followed by

Art Exhibition and Sale - proceeds to Johnstown Wind Action Group

 

Mon 17th

11:00

Workshop: Landscape Painting

James O’Connell

 

16:00

Workshop:  t.b.a.

 

 

19:00

Choral Workshop: Mass Setting

Katharine Choonara

 

20:00

‘The Singing Glacier’. A performance piece for spoken poetry, film, violin and piano, based on a climbing expedition in Greenland, 2016.

Poet: Helen Mort

Film director: Richard Jones

Composer/piano: William Carslake

Violin: Flora Curzon

Tues 18th

11:00

Workshop: Landscape Painting

James O’Connell

 

16:00

Workshop:  t.b.a.

 

 

19:00

Choral Workshop: Mass Setting

Katharine Choonara

 

21:00

Lecture: ‘Technologies in Health Care Emerging from John Tyndall’s Work’

Dr. Paul Galvin

Wed 19th

13:00

Char-a-Banc Tour: ‘Three Bandon Experiences’

Michael Galvin

 

20:00

Concert in Inchigeelagh Church – see music programme

The Corkery Consort’

Music for organ, strings & soprano

Director: David Way

Thurs 20th

11:00

Workshop: Landscape Painting

James O’Connell

 

16:00

Workshop:  t.b.a. 

 

 

19:00

Choral Workshop: Mass Setting

Katharine Choonara 

 

21:00

Film 'River Runner'  directed by Decal O'Mahony

Declan O'Mahony

Fri 21st

11;00

Workshop: Landscape Painting

James O’Connell

 

16:00

Workshop:  t.b.a.

 

 

19:00

Mass in Inchigeelagh Church with Choral Workshop Members

Katharine Choonara

 

20:00

Lecture: ‘John Tyndall & Louis Pasteur’

Prof. John Oxford

 

The Summer School would like to thank all our sponsors for their generous financial help and encouragement.

Revised 15-05-17

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