Welcome to this year’s Irish festival, Glenntown Irish Music Festival, which will take place on 13-17th of October in Gothenburg. We will offer concerts and sessions during five days for everyone interested.
Saturday night the 16th will be the big concert night at Musikens Hus in Majorna. Here you can hear Dag Westling & Esbjörn Hazelius (SWE), Anders Lillebo Trio (NOR) and Sal & Kate Heneghan (IRL). Buy a ticket today or at the entrance before the concerts.
If you want to play Irish tunes and songs in a pub, you are welcome to participate in any of the available sessions at our four session venues. The traditional sessions takes place every day during the festival, choose when and how much it suits you.
If you want to learn how to play Irish traditional tunes, advanced level, you can participate in tune workshop with Esbjörn Hazelius Saturday afternoon (limited number of places and pre-registration required).
On Friday evening we arrange an evening together with Folkmusikkafeet. There will be workshops with traditional Irish tunes, Irish set dance and singing workshop, drop-in and no pre-registration). There will be a concert in the evening with McGlade’s House (SWE), guest artists and Céilí dance.
New for this year is an Irish literature workshop on Saturday.
The entire program is presented under the Programme tab. Come and join us and create this fantastic weekend!
We wish you a warm welcome from the board of TIMSIG.