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Workshops & Seminars

A Return to Music in the Mournes with Krista Detor & Dr. Rod C. Taylor

A Return to Music in the Mournes with Krista Detor amp Dr Rod C Taylor
The Hundredth Hill in conjunction with Frontier Promotions & Performance Learning Concepts, Presents:  

Music in the Mournes - a ten-day writing retreat set in Northern Ireland's beautiful Mourne Mountains

Rostrevor, County Down, Ireland



"INCREDIBLE.." LuAnne Holladay, 2017 Attendee          

"LIFE-CHANGING.. I'LL BE BACK AND
I'M BRINGING MY HUSBAND!"  - Kris Lasher, 2017 Attendee


Following an amazing launch of the Music in the Mournes program in May, 2017, Krista Detor and Dr. Rod C. Taylor return to Ireland to explore the art of songwriting, essay and poetry through Irish literature and culture by way of traditional irish words and music. We discover the landscape, mythology and history of Ireland by way of the celebrated authors who have been directly influenced by the place: James Joyce, Sean O’Casey, Seamus Heany, and C.S. Lewis, who created the magical world of Narnia.

Through this interactive, immersive, interdisciplinary program, Krista Detor and Dr. Rod Taylor, along with a number of Ireland’s lauded writers, offer a unique and exciting experience through which participants will further develop their writing skills while also gaining a deeper understanding and appreciation of Irish culture and its enduring and far-reaching contribution to the arts.

Guest Artists have been Poets John MacKenna and Maurice Devitt, Songwriter Colum Sands, and Vocalist Amanda Biggs
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The coming program will offer equally wonderful guests, and will includes songwriting, poetry and literary rotations, one-on-one sessions with Krista Detor and Rod Taylor, guest performers and workshops, musical performances by traditional Irish musicians, day trips to Dublin, Belfast and the Narnia Woods of Rostrevor.
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Cost is $2,850 per person
and includes housing, most meals, transport to and from Dublin airport* and all day trip transport.
A refundable deposit is required to hold your spot. Registration materials will be sent to you via email directly following receipt of your deposit. Scholarship monies may be available, so contact us for information.



Per Person Deposit

Contact: musicinthemournes@gmail.com for information on this unique writing retreat!
*Guests are responsible for airfare to and from Dublin.

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updated: 7 months ago