Ce Guitar

Ceol for the Soul

Create • Learn • Sing

Escape to Notre Dame’s Global Centre at Kylemore to enjoy two nights and three days Music Retreat, featuring a traditional singing workshop with a local sean-nós singer, gain knowledge on the history and development of Irish vocal music in the 20th century, learn vocal techniques, and then apply your learning in the creation of your own original song! Immerse yourself in the serene surroundings of Kylemore Abbey and let your musical mind breathe. En-suite accommodation (sharing or individually) is included and all meals are prepared by our amazing in-house Chef with locally sourced ingredients.

Date Options

  • August 14 - 16, 2020; OR
  • August 28 - 30, 2020


€495, which includes:

  • ensuite accommodation
  • all meals (prepared by an in-house chef)
  • all cultural activities

Book a spot



3:00pm - Arrival
4:00pm - Introductions
5:00pm - Sean-nós Workshop
6:00pm - Dinner
8:00pm - Dance/Music session


8:30am - Breakfast
10:00am - Hike
12:00pm - Lecture 1
1:00pm - Lunch
2:30pm - Songwriting in nature
3:30pm - Singing workshop
7:00pm - Dinner
8:00pm - Session


9:00am - Breakfast
10:30am - Lecture 2
12:00pm - Lunch
1:00pm - Final performance