Instructors Announced
for 2018!

To help us celebrate our 15th year, we have put together a fantastic teaching lineup with some of the best players/teachers in the tradition. Instructors will include Annmarie Acosta - piano accordion; Yvonne Casey - intermediate fiddle; Kathleen Conneely – whistle; Séamus Connolly, lectures and fiddle masterclass; Brian Conway - advanced fiddle; Máirtín de Cógáin - set dancing; Niamh Fahy - fiddle fundamentals; Marla Fibish – mandolin; Rob Forkner – bodhran; Aislinn Gagliardi – harp; Aoife Granville – flute; Cathal Hayden - tenor banjo; Rick Holt - bodhran fundamentals; Éilís Kennedy – singing; Nolan Ladewski - whistle/flute fundamentals; Brian Miller - bouzouki; Niamh Ní Charra - intermediate fiddle; Liam O'Connor - intermediate fiddle; Máirtín O'Connor - button accordion; Seamie O'Dowd – guitar; Jerry O'Sullivan - uilleann pipes; Pete Strickler - mandolin/banjo fundamentals, and Jack Talty, Anglo concertina.

Mark your calendars for next year's event:

Our 15th annual
O'Flaherty Irish Music Retreat

October 18-21, 2018
Hoblitzelle Camp & Conference Center
8060 Singleton Rd, Midlothian, TX 76065

Online Registration begins Saturday, May 5th at 9 a.m. (CST)

Haley Richardson

Fiddler Haley Richardson has been selected to perform at one
of our dining concerts. For the full list, go to PERFORMERS.

Here is our 2018 Flyer/Poster. Click on it for a downloadable PDF.

O'Flaherty Retreat Flyer

For a map and directions, go to DIRECTIONS.

GPS Coordinates -- 32°23'45.3"N 97°00'28.9"W

If you didn't make the retreat in 2017 or you want
to see/hear the instructor concerts again,



Special Thanks to our 2017 Donors!

2017 Major Sponsors
Mark Kenneth
Trinity Hall Pub & Restaurant
Fiddler's Green Music Shop

Mike Martin
Therese Honey and Larry Mallette
Phil Wirth
Van Sederburg
Bob Moore

2017 Retreat Partners
Susie Nagel
Jean Williams
Catherine Koehler
Shulamith Barbe
Elizabeth Denker
Chrystin Pleasants
Tom McArdle
Jim Langley
Things Celtic
John McGuire
Michelle Feldman
Rebekah Passmore
Joyce Koester
Ray Quigley