Stay tuned for details on upcoming classes – Autumn Term 2014

General info

All Guelph Museum members get a discount of $15.00 per class.

If you bring a friend who signs up for a class for the first time, each of you will receive $20.00 off your tuition — please let the Director, Eva McCauley, aware of this.

Classes start on Wednesday October 23rd

Tuition for 10 week classes:
1 class before earlybird deadline of October 10th) : $245.00
After earlybird deadline: $260.00
2 classes (anytime): $490.00
Paypal fee for 1 class: $260.00 2 classes (anytime): $490.00

These classes start on Wednesday November 6th

Tuition for 8 week classes:
Intro Violin 1 & 2 taught by James Law, starting Nov. 6th;
and Beginner Irish Gaelic Language, taught by Paraic Donoghue.
1 class: $195. (before earlybird deadline) $210 (after earlybird deadline of Oct. 10th)
2 classes: $390.00 (anytime)
Paypal: One class: $210.00 Two classes (anytime): $390.00

Mail your cheque to:

Eva McCauley
118 Forest Hill Drive, Kitchener, ON
N2M 4G3

(Please make the cheque out to “Riverside Celtic Society”.)

View our Registration page for more details.

* Note- CLASSES START OCTOBER 23rd (10 classes in total), except for Intro Violin 1 and 2, and Irish Gaelic Language, which start on November 6th (8 classes in total)

Classes Fall 2013





Introductory Violin for Fiddlers 1 James Law Wednesday 8 week class, starts Nov. 6th 6:45pm – 8:15pm No – Beginner/All
Introductory Violin for Fiddlers 2 James Law

Wednesday 8 week class, starts Nov. 6th

8:30 to 10 p.m. Yes – Intro Violin 1 or equivalent
Celtic Guitar  (Tune Accompaniment & Flatpicking-Regular Tuning & DADGAD) Graeme McGillivray Wednesday 8:30 to 10 p.m. Yes – some  w STD tuning
Songs of Ireland and Scotland Karen MacLeod Wednesday 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. No – Beginner/All
Irish Mandolin/Tenor Banjo Graeme McGillivray Wednesday 6:45 to 8:15 p.m.
Tune-Learning/Ensemble  Playing Eva McCauley Wednesday 8:30 to 10 p.m. Yes – Some experience
Irish Fiddle Technique and Tunes (formerly IF 1) Dan MacDonald Wednesday 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. Yes –   Intro Violin 1 & 2 or equivalent
Intermediate Irish Fiddle (formerly IF 2) Dan MacDonald Wednesday 8:30 to 10 p.m.  Yes – IF1 or equivalent
Beginner Irish Anglo Concertina Eva McCauley Wednesday 6:45-8:15p.m. No – Beginner/All
Int/Advanced Irish Flute/Tinwhistle Daev Clysdale Wednesday 6:45-8:15 p.m. Yes – Proficiency on your instrument
Beginner Irish Tin Whistle Daev Clysdale Wednesday 8:30-10:00 p.m No; some experience helpful
Irish Bodhran 1 (Beginner) Les Starkey Wednesday 6:45-8:15 p.m. No – Beginner/All
Irish Bodhran 2 (Intermediate) Les Starkey Wednesday 8:30-10 p.m. Yes – IB1 or equivalent
Advanced Bodhran Jacob McCauley Wednesday 6:45-8:15 p.m Yes – IB1 and IB2 or  equivalent 
Beginner Irish Gaelic Paraic Donoghue Wednesday8 week class, starts Nov. 6th 8:30-10:00 p.m.  No – Beginner/All  
Music Theory for Traditional Musicians Sara Van Hamme Wednesday 8:30 to 10 p.m. No; some experience helpful
Beginner ScottishGaelic Language Rachel Redshaw Wednesday 6:45-8:15 p.m No – Beginner/All*If there are students with experience, an additional Intermediate class can be organized at 8:30 pm
Yoga for Musicians Beth Beech Wednesday 8:30 to 10 p.m.   No – Beginner/All