Monday, September 5, 2011

Fall Repertoire Workshops

Hope you all had a great Summer! I've finally set up dates for the next series of workshops:
September 18th.
October 23rd
November 27th
January 8th

Again the workshops will be held at 196 Glebeholme Blvd. between Linsmore crescent and Monarch Park. The nearest subway is Greenwood.
The workshops are from 2PM to 4PM, let me know if you plan or not to attend any of them!

Monday, September 13, 2010

Repertoire Workshops Fall 2010

Hi Everybody,
Hope you all had a good Summer.
I'm back again with a new run of Workshop classes for the Fall and early Winter.
The dates are:

September 26
October 31
November 28
January 9


The workshops will again be at my place at 196 Glebeholme Blvd. Between Linsmore Crescent and Monarch Park, Sundays between 2PM and 4PM.

All the best for now,
Patrick



















Clément getting a whistle lesson.
Photo by Paul Reid.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

2010 Repertoire Workshop

Happy New Year everybody!

The first workshop will be on January 24th.
I hope this will still be enough notice for most of you.
The workshops are from 2pm to 4pm

The other dates are:
February 28
March 28
May 2

If you have any questions, please contact me at patrickourceau@hotmail.com

The workshops will be held at 196 Glebeholme blvd, Toronto, back entrance, parking on the street.

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Sunday, March 22, 2009

Richland, Michigan

Thanks to Dave Marlatt and Mary Whalen, wonderful hosts and artists, for opening up their home to the community for a week-end of workshops and fun!
Mary's photography is inspiring, www.marywhalen.com
please take the time to view her beautiful work.

We look forward to another trip to this beautiful part of Michigan.

Thank you!

Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Winter 2009 Repertoire Workshops

You’re welcomed to join, all instruments,
for a traditional Irish music workshop

Dates:
Sunday January 11th, 2009
Sunday March 1st, 2009
Sunday March 29th
Sunday April 26th
From 2pm to 4pm

30$ for one workshop
100$ for all 4

At 1148 Gerrard Street East, Toronto
To confirm, please email: patrickourceau@hotmail.com
Or phone 416-462-2972

The best place to park is along Hastings, the side street, or take the TTC and the streetcar stop is Leslie street.

Wednesday, November 5, 2008

St Paul's School of Irish Music

Our wonderful Committee, dedicated to the young musicians of St Paul's School of Irish Music here in Toronto have once again started a new school year.
There are more children playing the fiddle, the whistle, the flute and the piano than ever before!

And to kick things off this year, the school has a new website, feel free to visit www.stpaulsirishmusic.com

2009 Northeast Tionól









Once again, a great success! The Tionol was fabulous, it was great to see everyone, and thank you to all the wonderful organisers. Here are some of Paul Reid's fabulous photographs.


Mike McHale














Benedict Koehler & Mick O'Brien




Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Montreal

The welcome in Montreal by the Siamsa School was wonderful.
Eamon and I played at the Cagibi, and had a lovely night downtown at McKibbins.

Thanks to everyone, Kelly Symons,
Marilyn Aitken and Denis Martin for all their help in organizing this event.

Clip from the pub
another Clip

Saturday, August 16, 2008

Repertoire Workshop with Patrick Ourceau

Fall-Winter 2008


You’re welcomed to join, all instruments,
for a traditional Irish music workshop

Dates:
Sunday, September 7th, 2008
Sunday, October 5th, 2008
Sunday, November 9th, 2008
Sunday, December 7th, 2008
From 2pm to 4pm

30$ for one workshop
100$ for all 4

At 1148 Gerrard Street East, Toronto
To confirm, please email: patrickourceau@hotmail.com
Or phone 416-462-2972


Monday, July 28, 2008

Chulrua back on Tour

Check out my website to find out where we'll be next week. Along with Paddy O'Brien and Pat Egan, the concerts will include the Waterloo IA www.iowairishfest.com, Campaign IL www.pipers-hut.com/concerts, as well as Cantons MA www.iconsfestival.com.

All the details are on the Chulrua website. Hope to see some of you there!

Roberts Creek Fiddle Camp

Wow, Thank you to everyone in Roberts Creek for the great welcome! What a great school! Ann and John Law run a great camp, and hopefully all the kids had a great time.

We headed out before we had a chance to truly say goodbye to everyone, so if we missed anyone, all the best for the rest of the summer.

Monday, June 30, 2008

Heading West

I'll be off to Vancouver July 4th, and will be teaching at the Sunshine Coast Summer School of Celtic Music for the first time.

If you want to get in touch with me, call my cel phone or email.

Looking forward to seeing everyone in the Catskills NY in just a few weeks!
There's still room for registration at the Irish Arts Week - feel free to contact them to come join the madness.

After a wonderful week end in Chicago, we'd like to congratulate Amy Reynolds & Brock Napierkowski on their marriage and wish them all the luck in their new home!

Friday, May 30, 2008

Great Week-End

Thanks to Louise Mulcahy, Brian Holleran, Katie Linnane & Sean McComiskie for coming up this week end to Toronto. Your presence was greatly appreciated by all musicians in our community.

This years' Chris Langan week end was a great success, check out Paul Reid's amazing pictures.