Comhairle na Mumhan invites all existing adjudicators (as refresher) and potential adjudicators
(e.g. musicians & singers, 21 years & over) to attend the Provincial Adjudication Training Course on the weekend 18/19 November, 2017, which will take place in Mallow, Co. Cork.
A few years have elapsed since the last Provincial Course. It is vital that all Munster Counties will have an adequate supply of adjudicators for Fleadhanna etc.
The Seminar begins:
Saturday Morning at 10 00 a.m. followed by afternoon and evening adjudication tutorial sessions.
Sunday Morning will commence at 10 30 a.m. and the final session will end at approx 4 p.m.
Among the aspects of adjudication covered at the seminar will be:
• General Principles of Adjudication
• Implications of adjudication
• The role of the adjudicator
• Practical implementation
• Practical Adjudication Sessions, etc.
(solo instruments, as well as non solo competitions, Amhránaíocht / singing will also be included
Facilitators will include:
• Pádraig Ó Riain, National Music Officer, CCÉ
• Siobhán Ní Chonaráin, Riarthóir, CCÉ
• Michéal Mac Aogáin, Ard Chomhairle/Coiste Ceoil CCÉ
• Deirdre Scanlon, Coiste Cheoil CCÉ – Amhránaíocht
• Cáitríona de Brún, Coiste Oideachais, CCÉ
Places are limited on 2017 Course, therefore it is necessary to return the attached application form together with €20.00 (cheque/cash, No Postal Orders) admin deposit, before 31st October, 2017. Attendance at all adjudication sessions over the weekend is essential. When you have attended the Course in full on both days, €20.00 will be returned to you on Sunday afternoon. Meals on both days will be provided, compliments of Comhairle na Mumhan, however, accommodation is the responsibility of each applicant.
A special Seisiún Ceoil will be held on Saturday Night in Hibernian Hotel.
Please return the attached application form to Runaí na Mumhan Assunta Uí Chathasaigh, together with €20.00 not later than 31st October, 2017 to ensure a place. (places will be allocated on a first come basis, and may not be guaranteed after this date)
If accommodation is required a special rate with Hibernian Hotel has been agreed.
Arrangements may be made directly with the hotel. Tel: 022 21588
Special Accommodation Rate:
B&B Twin Room €45. pps p/nB&B Single€60. pp p/n