Teacher

Liz has recently been appointed as Director of the new Acadamh Ceoil opening at Cultúrlann Uí Chanainn in Derry. She also runs a traditional music school – Scoil Trad Bhun Cranncha – with Jim Woods.

She has been involved in international youth music projects such as the Strings Attached Project with Brian MacNeil at the Tonder Festival, Denmark (2010).

As a fiddle teacher Liz has taught at some of the major fiddle camps and schools internationally including:

  • Ag Seinim Traditional Arts Camp, Cavan
  • ALP Fiddle Festival, Edinburgh
  • Blazing in Beauly (Beauly)
  • Burwell Bash, Cambridge
  • Ceilidh Trail School of Celtic Fiddle Music, Inverness, Nova Scotia
  • Celtic Connections, Glasgow
  • Celtic Southern Cross, Tasmania
  • Feis Rois (Ullapool)
  • Fiddle Affair, Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow
  • Fiddle Days, Wigmore Hall, London
  • Fiddles at Whitney, Dorset
  • Fiddles of the World, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Folkworks Adult Summer School, Durham
  • Folkworks Youth Summer School, Durham
  • Frankie Kennedy Winter School, Co. Donegal
  • Gaelic College, St. Ann’s, Nova Scotia
  • Inishowen Traditional Music Project (Co. Donegal)
  • Irish Festival, Copenhagen
  • Irish Week, Toucane, France
  • Masters of Tradition, Bantry, Co. Cork
  • National Folk Festival, Easter School, Canberra, Australia
  • North Atlantic Fiddle Convention, Aberdeen
  • O’Carolan Summer School, Keadue (Co. Roscommon)
  • Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, Glasgow
  • RSAMD (Glasgow)
  • Schools Programme, Sibelius Academy, Finland
  • Skerries Traditional Music Weekend, Dublin
  • Southern Hemisphere Traditional Music School, New Zealand
  • Seamus Grant Traditional Music Weekend, Co. Donegal
  • St. Roch’s (Glasgow)
  • The Borders Fiddle Weekend, Coldstream, Scotland
  • Traditional Music Diploma Course, Benbeccula, Isle of Uist
  • Valley of the Moon, California
  • Welsh International Fiddle Workshop, Wales
  • Willie Clancy Summer School, Milltown Malbay, Co. Clare
  • Yorkshire Dales Fiddle Meet