The Irish Branch of the Society
of Recorder Players meets every month from September to June
in Booterstown Community & Arts Centre, Booterstown, Co. Dublin, near
the centre of Dublin.
We meet on the third Saturday of each month, except when this
might cause problems for members, e.g. major public holidays such
as Christmas, Easter, St. Patrick’s Day, etc. (See the Programme
of meetings for exact dates.)
Here’s a map of the
The Playing Schedule for
Spring 2019 is now available.
There is a break for tea (50c), chat and announcements between
4:15 and 4:30.
Visitors are always welcome - regular attenders usually become
Music is provided and players normally bring their own music
20-21 October 2018
|We generally run one playing
weekend during the year. These are conducted by an
SRP conductor, or by a local visiting conductor. They consist
of a series of playing sessions from Saturday morning to Sunday
The next one will be on 20th / 21st October 2018.
We run one or two one-to-a-part
playing days during the year. These are
usually on a Sunday, and last all day. The next one will be
the Spring of 2019.
18 May 2019
|This month, anyone who can play the recorder (at any level of ability) is invited to attend the monthly meeting and play along with the regular players. See more details here.
The 2013 Festival was held in Dublin in May 2013.
Some details still here.
We do not run the Irish
Recorder and Viol Course every year in the third
weekend of August, but members of the branch are heavily involved
and a large proportion of the membership attends each year.