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Harp enthusiasts of all ages! Blas is pleased to announce the 2017 Francis Roche Memorial Lecture will be delivered by Dr. Helen Lawlor, entitled “Come Summer, Come Winter, from the Mouth of Harps”, the Irish Harp in Myth, Poetry and Music Helen is a lecturer in Irish music, ethnomusicology and music education at Dundalk Institute of Technology. She is also an incredibly talented harp player and will be giving a masterclass to our lucky Blas harp students! This lecture takes place on June 22nd, 5pm (Tower Theatre, Irish World Academy) and is free admission and open to the public. Mark those calendars! #blas2017 #irishharp #irishmusic #harp

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We are delighted to announce Sean-Nós singer and storyteller Gearoidín Breathnach will be teaching at Blas 2017! Hailing from the Gaeltacht area of North-West Donegal, Gearoidín is a multi-award winner, having recorded numerous CDs and been part of many worldwide productions within the arts. #blas2017 #irishsong #irishmusic

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Big News Limerick Traddies! Limerick Arts Office, Limerick City & County Council have just confirmed they are offering a bursary to attend Blas 2017! More details can be found in the link below. #blas2017 #irishmusic #irishdance http://www.blas.ie/limerick-county-council/

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