CCE Contae an Chláir

Welcome to the homepage of the Clare County Board of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann.  The Clare County Board of Comhaltas promotes Irish Music, Song and Dance in county Clare. 

The County Board is representative of all the branches in the county and works closely with all branches, Provincial Councils and Ard Oifig in the organisation of Fleadheanna and other events. 

Clare is fortunate to have such a wide variety of festivals. Many of these are organised by the local CCÉ Branches in the county.  

Other annual events organised by CCE Co. an Chláir include Prizewinners Concert, Ceol an Gheimhridh, Plearacha, Scoraíocht and Scoil Fonn agus Amhrán. 

  

Notice Board

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann Fundraiser 

A fund-raising concert for Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2017 will take place in Cois na hAbhna, Gort Road, Ennis on Saturday, 25th February commencing at 7.30 p.m.  P.J. Murrihy, Seamus Shannon, Caoimhe Millar, Elle Marie O’Dwyer, The Browne Family, All Ireland Set Dancing Champions "Rithim an Chláir", Keefsa Corry and many others will be performing on the night.  Tickets cost €15.00 and they are for sale in Cois na hAbhna and in Custy's Music Shop, O'Connell St., Ennis or online at www.coisnahabhna.ie/whats-on/cois-na-habhna-events/229

Feis Cheoil, Cill Rois 2017

11th Annual Feis (Music, Sean Nos Dancing & Singing )

 Saturday March 4th : 2017

At Kilrush Adult Education Centre Kilrush Co Clare. 10.am.

 Traditional Music Competitions for U6.7.8.9.10.11.12.13.14.& Over 14

All Instruments: U12 One tune Over 12 Two tunes

 Singing & Duet, Trio: U-8-10-12-14

Entry fee €5.00 per competition.

All competitions will be finished by 2p.m

Information from:

Joe Searson: 087 6762023  Anne Hayes. 087 2663718

  
Saturday March 18th   Tulla 60th Anniversary Celebrations 
Tulla Comhaltas are delighted to announce the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the branch with a very special Concert with The Tulla Ceili Band on Saturday March 18th in Tulla Courthouse.

Fleadh Cheoil an Chláir 17 - 25 June 2017  Kilrush
Dancing 17th,18th. Cois na hAbhna .   Music and Singing 24th,25th
Closing date for entries Sat May 6th 2017.


Fleadh Cheoil na Mhumhan 19 - 23 July 2017  Cork City


Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 13- 21 August  Ennis

Tulla 60th Anniversary Celebrations


CCE Co. an Chláir, Cois na hAbhna, Gort Road, Ennis


Fleadh Subs


Branches are reminded of the Co. Fleadh subs of €100 per branch and €75 per branch for the Munster Fleadh are now due for 2017. All the cheques both for the county and Munster Fleadh should be made payable to the Clare Co. Board and forwarded to the Co. Board treasurer.

All Ireland Prizewinner's Concert DVD

DVD of All Ireland Prizewinner's Concert 2016 is on sale 
@ Cois na hAbhna. 
Cost €10 

Tradtime Comhaltas Schools Outreach


Tradtime Comhaltas Schools Outreach is an initiative which promotes the teaching and understanding of traditional Irish music, song & dance in primary schools around Ireland. The scheme provides high quality, affordable traditional music, song & dance classes for Primary schools nationwide, during school time. 

        

visit our website and read all about this initiative

http://tradtime.ie/